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    Condition: Essential Tremor
    5/2/2010 5:09:12 PM

    Reviewer: shake, rattle and roll, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I have been taking primidone for over a month now to treat my hands shaking. My Dr. started me out slowly with 1/2 tablets (50 mg) 2 times a day and built up from there over a 31 day period. I'm now up to 3 tablets 3 times a day. I still have the shakiness especial in the morning and sometimes when I use the keyboard. I feel there may be some improvement in my handwriting and other things ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Essential Tremor
    4/26/2010 11:11:48 PM

    Reviewer: idmaverick, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    My husband started at 50 mg for 1 week,quickly went to 100mg the second, 150 the third week and tonight I gave him 200mg. He also is experiencing severe itching in his hands.

    Condition: Essential Tremor
    4/13/2010 10:56:55 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been on this medication for a good while. It is not working at all

    Condition: Essential Tremor
    3/16/2010 1:49:06 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have been using primidone for 2 yrs for hand/head tremors that began 5 days after my 2nd mastectomy (Surgeon said "no connection). My tremors improved after using 2ea 50mg every nite but Doc increased me to 250mg per day for some reason and now I am experiencing weird things such as turning the water faucet the wrong direction for hot water, trying to pick up the hot stove grate right after ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Essential Tremor
    1/21/2010 2:19:55 PM

    Reviewer: jmicale, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    When I don't take it I shake alot and lose my balance.

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