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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Xolair subcutaneous.

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121 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Allergic Asthma that is Resistant to Treatment
8/7/2014 12:05:03 PM

Reviewer: eben7781, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
BE CAREFUL! Took Xolair for about two years to help with my allergies. My asthma was under control with symbicort and ventolin except when around allergens such as cats and dogs. I found that the Xolair did help around animals and my reactions were much less severe. HOWEVER, about 1.5 months ago I had a bad reaction to Xolair. After my injection I had severe anxiety (not anaphylaxis). The an ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Allergic Asthma that is Resistant to Treatment
7/31/2014 9:26:40 PM

Reviewer: indie55, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Xolair gave me back my quality of life. For 9 years now I've been able to enjoy all seasons outdoors,and not worry about bee stings or exposure to ragweed which made my life a living hell for many years. Xolair is a modern miracle!

Condition: Allergic Asthma that is Resistant to Treatment
7/31/2014 8:24:01 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Problem is to find a provider to administer the shots. Needs to be a doctor in-house that will assume the responsibility. We live 50 miles from the nearest facility.

Condition: Allergic Asthma that is Resistant to Treatment
11/2/2013 1:20:59 PM

Reviewer: xolairman, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This drug has changed my life. Reversed the problem by ten years or more feel fantastic.

Condition: Allergic Asthma that is Resistant to Treatment
10/19/2013 9:17:15 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My asthma was uncontrolled on Advair, Singulair, etc., for ten years, with one cardiac arrest at the emergency room, and a trip there every few months. I started Xolair and have not had an attack worthy of mention in ten years.

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