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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Mebaral Oral.

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Condition: Epileptic Seizure
8/29/2011 11:26:10 AM

Reviewer: rossman, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i have been on this drug mebaral for 32yrs now and been seizure free now i am having a very had time with the pharmacys telling me that this drug is not going to be made anymore now i have to go on phenobarb and not drivetill further notice if any one know if this drug is no longer being made please post

Condition: Epileptic Seizure
3/28/2011 4:35:24 PM

Reviewer: thecommish2k, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was allergic to Phenobarital alone and dilantin alone, so they gave me a " cocktail of Dilantin, Mebaral, and Mysoline and I have been seizure free for over 52 years.I turned 65 this year and Medicare refuses to pay for the drug and the cost is not counted toward the doughnut- hole. I must therefore pay $400.00 for a two month supply. My husband's Union cancelled my Prescription covera ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Epileptic Seizure
2/20/2011 4:30:36 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Epileptic Seizure
12/23/2010 9:06:02 PM

Reviewer: clyde46, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I also am turning 65 this year and found out that Medicare will not cover the cost. The other problem is that the company who manufactures it has a program to assist people with the cost and they also don't cover Mebaral. I have been on this medicine for 40 years and 40 years seizure free and am very upset. Maybe as a group we need to do something to change the status of this drug so it will b ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Epileptic Seizure
12/23/2010 11:11:42 AM

Reviewer: tg, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking this drug for 35 years with no problems. The only problem I have now is that I have turned 65 and medicare will not pay for the drug and there are no generics for it.

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