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

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Condition: Joint Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
3/1/2011 2:27:50 PM

Reviewer: RMKAN59@AOL.COM, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I HAVE TRIED OVER THE COUNTER PAIN MEDS.THAT DID VERY LITTLE FOR ME.MY DR. PRESCIRBED SALSALATE & IT HAS WORKED GREAT FOR ME.DID NOT HAVE ANY SIDE EFFECTS FROM USING THIS.IT HAS INCREASED MY MOBILITY. WILL COUNTINUE USING.

Condition: Joint Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
12/20/2010 1:50:44 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I think a baby aspirin would offer more pain relief than this does. Just doesn't work for me. Went to Ibuprofen.

Condition: Joint Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
11/17/2010 4:50:58 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
But now I am having stomach pain and excess gas, loss of vision and the Dr.s think this may be one of the culprits.

Condition: Joint Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
9/7/2010 7:02:59 PM

Reviewer: PCD, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have taken it for a couple of months for arthritis pain in my neck and back. Initial results were very quick. Pain eased and mobility increased right away. Since then, it has continued working, but slowly and gradually. Overall, the medication is clearly working. My biggest problem is that it is not covered by my insurance. It has not been a big deal, as it has only been $12.00 per mon ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Joint Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
3/7/2010 9:50:08 AM

Reviewer: gam38moon, 35-44 Male 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:
this med is only good for lower levels of pain..as good as asprin....i wouldnt give this med to my dog if he was in pain...really

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