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Condition: Allergic Asthma that is Resistant to Treatment
10/20/2008 7:13:24 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
doctor visits evry 2 weeks were difficult. i felt great for about three months, then i got a terrible rash,very itchy from the xolair. Haven't had an injection for 6 weeks and i am starting to wheeze again at night and my eczema has returned full force. Doctor says cant have it any more because i am allergic to it.have had asthma for 29 years.

Condition: Allergic Asthma that is Resistant to Treatment
10/16/2008 10:19:50 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I'm only giving one star because I haven't been on Xolair long enough to see if it works. I have only just started Xolair, but someone told me they read if you go off of Xolair, your IGes return with a vengeance ten times more than before. Is this true? Does anyone know anything about that? Would that mean if I really get into this (I've only had two injections so far) that I'm ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Allergic Asthma that is Resistant to Treatment
10/10/2008 1:25:02 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Cannot complain about the drug! It has worked great on treating my symptoms. I have been on it a very short time and have been wondering if it causes some mild side effects for me. I feel very tired within 8 hours of my injection and kind of sore for the next 24 hours. But my energy level is through the roof and I am sleeping through the night. I have not needed my inhaler once since I started thi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Allergic Asthma that is Resistant to Treatment
10/2/2008 2:03:26 AM

Reviewer: Polarity, 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My son has very severe allergic asthma that has NEVER been controlled. I waited for Xolair to become available in Canada. I was elated when it did. Ran to the doctor. Only to find out that he couldn't have it as I do not have the base amount of 10,000 to get him going. I've contacted the makers of Xolair and begged for help. I was told no. I wasn't given any options. I am stil ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Allergic Asthma that is Resistant to Treatment
9/22/2008 9:11:59 PM

Reviewer: johnke02, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After only 3 injections of Xolair I could breath so much better. Wish I had know about this drug a few years ago. It has controled my asthma better than any medication I have taken so far. The only problem is cost.

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