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

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115 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Fatigue associated with Multiple Sclerosis
1/25/2009 7:26:41 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I find this medication to be more helpful than the Provigil I used to take. I take it about 10 AM and then again about 2:00. Some days the fatigue still controls my life and keeps me inactive, but I am functioning better on Amantadine than on Provigil or no drug at all.

Condition: Fatigue associated with Multiple Sclerosis
1/13/2009 6:20:10 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This medication has given me the ability to function and take care of my 2 young children. But like any autoimmune disease, I have to pace myself and my energy. This medicine helps me get out of the bed so I can function.

Condition: Fatigue associated with Multiple Sclerosis
1/4/2009 9:18:05 PM

Reviewer: charplati, Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I like Amantadine better than Provigil or the non-perscription tratment Acetyl-L-Carnitine. I do wish there was something stonger with no major side effects.

Condition: Fatigue associated with Multiple Sclerosis
12/5/2008 10:53:05 PM

Reviewer: Peanutt2, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This is the second time I have been on this medication. In between my dr prescribed Provigil for my MS fatigue. Neither has seemed to help for very long. This actually helps less than the Provigil did.

Condition: Fatigue associated with Multiple Sclerosis
12/5/2008 2:57:34 PM

Reviewer: medoit1206, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
sometimes I get some energey and sometimes I don't I wish there was something that would work better and help the fatigue

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