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Condition: Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol
8/23/2015 9:15:25 PM

Reviewer: stitch, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
This is my first day and i have had terrible side effects, Nausea, disoriented, and feeling like something is taking over my mind and body. I am and every day functional alcoholic, drinking about 10oz a day of Whiskey and mixing in beer, i am hoping this will curb the need for booze.

Condition: Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol
7/16/2015 1:01:01 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
had the worst side effects ever after taking this. depression, muscle aches, nauseam dry mouth, couldn't sleep, extreme tiredness. stopped taking it after two 50 mg pills.

Condition: Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol
4/26/2015 8:22:05 PM

Reviewer: Courteney, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After two trips to detox within a month, I finally gave these a try after five years of heavy drinking (1/2 gallon of vodka at first, down to controlling about 6-10 drinks a day). Worked instantly. I took 25 mg on empty stomach, 115 lbs, female. Became dizzy, disoriented; ate a small meal, the dizziness, disorientation muted. Took 25 mg more a few hours later and did not experience same effects. H ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol
3/23/2015 3:10:04 PM

Reviewer: drfeelgood, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
the first time i tried it a few yrs ago it seemed to work just ok...now i'm trying again, but i have ZERO appetite when using it, and i'm thin as it is

Condition: Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol
2/7/2015 4:13:57 PM

Reviewer: Always Stoned and Drunk, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I'm a highly functional drunk. Most nights it's from 10-12 beers or equivalent in wine or hard liquor plus I would smoke weed while I drank. Then some nights I just get really drunk and stoned. I would need to drink a 6 pack at night even after a bad hangover that left me couch ridden all day just to get to sleep. Very seldom has drinking stopped me from doing what I needed to get done. ... Show Full Comment

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