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Condition: Migraine Headache
4/22/2009 2:48:28 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have suffered sever pressure headaches for several years. Advil and Tylenol worked to relive pain but after 6 years it quit working. I turned to the Doctors that gave me this drug. It would instantly take the migraine away but would come back twice as worse within a few hours. I would have to take up to 5 a day to make it through each day.

Condition: Migraine Headache
4/17/2009 10:00:09 PM

Reviewer: Tabby , 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
It helps alot with the migraine headaches but i think i have the worsed side effect from it it makes my whole body so sore about 20-30 mins after and it feels like my throat is closing on me its hard to swallow and my chest is sore but they just tried me on that maxalt and it did the same thing but it start till like 6 months ago and it just seems to get worse i have just been trying to ignore it ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Migraine Headache
2/2/2009 11:51:08 PM

Reviewer: Junebug, 65-74 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:
Suffered with migraine headaches for years! Often times they would last for days and I would vomit numerous times. This drug is wonderful! I've used it now for about 5 years and I wouldn't be caught without having it on hand/in my purse. As I age, the headaches are becoming fewer - the only advantage I've found so far about growing older!

Condition: Migraine Headache
1/6/2009 7:33:30 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Migraine Headache
12/23/2008 11:45:34 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have used this drug for about one year now, it almost always help. Sometimes I may need two (must wait two hours between tablets) but one if taken early on will stop the migraine, with no side effects, sometimes two may cause mild side effects. For me, this this medication is a great help untill I used it a migraine would knock me out for hours.

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