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Condition: Essential Tremor
5/15/2009 2:21:32 PM

Reviewer: bratclass101, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started this medication 2 weeks ago. Doing well, does not make me sleepy, but i have been on serious meds. Hands have slowed way down, and its nice to feel normal and not to be scared that i am shaking to bad to go out in public.

Condition: Essential Tremor
5/5/2009 2:55:31 AM

Reviewer: my_angels_in_heaven, 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My mother-in-laws' Dr put her on this medicine because she has a bad tremor. But she also has diabetes, and she had a pacemaker put in on January 2009. She is getting up there in age and we try to take care of her. Because we know how it may be when we are olderrrr. But My mother-in-law took this medicine for 2 days. It feel like she was lossing her mind and didnt want to live any longer. It ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Essential Tremor
4/7/2009 7:51:54 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Was prescribed 50mg once a day and told to increase to 100mg once a day after 7 days. On day 7, I was released from work because I could not function in the classroom. Severe sleepiness, confusion, and disorientation, with no decrease in hand tremors were what I experienced. I was frequently late to work, seminars, and church because I could not force myself awake in the mornings. I could not ... Show Full Comment

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

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