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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Persantine oral.

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12 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Transient Ischemic Attack
4/26/2014 7:29:29 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I am of the opinion that it is causing me severe arthritis and calf muscle weakness with which I am unable to walk and stans

Condition: Transient Ischemic Attack
10/11/2013 4:44:14 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Made calves feel like legs were not getting oxygen. Could not walk w/o legs hurting

Condition: Transient Ischemic Attack
6/28/2010 3:05:09 AM

Reviewer: Em, 65-74 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Had a TIA 16 months ago and have not had another one since so treatment must be working. However I do suffer from a lot of muscle pain and cramps in my legs but that is a small price to pay for not having another attack.

Condition: Transient Ischemic Attack
1/11/2009 6:46:30 AM

Reviewer: Joe, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I cant' get used to the side effects of this drug, I have stopped using it,

Condition: Transient Ischemic Attack
12/14/2008 8:50:44 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I FEEL DIZZY, NECK ACHES AND HEADACHES. WEAK

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