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Condition: Essential Tremor
3/24/2009 11:16:25 AM

Reviewer: jim, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
THE MEDICATION GIVES ME NIGHTMARES .

Condition: Essential Tremor
2/26/2009 12:03:29 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
very very sleepy. Until my body got use to the drug. My balance is a little thrown off. But that is very rare. It has tremendously helped with my BET (benign essential tremors) However I am unable to write. You cannot read my handwriting yet. They are wanting to increase it. I am only on 200 mg a day. I take one in the morning, one at noon, one around 3 or 4 in the fternoon then one at ng ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Essential Tremor
2/24/2009 2:43:58 AM

Reviewer: badmama169, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Tremors run in my family, my youngest brother has the tremors and so do my mother.And they told me about this medication, so i talk to my doctor, and he just put me on them a week ago, and they do help alot.

Condition: Essential Tremor
2/22/2009 9:37:29 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
It has almost stopped my tremors. When i do have them, the effect is mild and i can do normal functions of a healthy person.

Condition: Essential Tremor
2/13/2009 9:00:30 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My daughter takes this drug for essential tremors. The tremors have helped minisculey but I don't like what it's doing to her face. She looks like a chipmunk. Her checks are so puffed out. I have to decide if the slight improvement is worth her looking like a freak

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