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Condition: Gout
5/16/2015 12:32:46 PM

Reviewer: 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Gout
4/11/2015 11:15:07 AM

Reviewer: SaintPaulPaul, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I initially started this on a as-needed basis for toe pain. It was a miracle drug for that, usually 1 or 2 doses would knock it out. Now, the gout has moved to my ankle, and has been much more difficult to treat. Sometimes the conditions last a week...hobbling around in various amounts of pain before the symptoms cease. BUT...I always drank too much beer, have had to eliminate that and get on Al ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Gout
1/19/2015 10:08:38 AM

Reviewer: David H., 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been using this medication for years. AS soon as I feel pain onset in my toe I take a 25mg pill with a meal and often that is all I have to take. Rarely do I take more than one if I catch it on time. I have had no side effects when taken with food.

Condition: Gout
8/21/2014 9:16:37 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Prescribed for gout (ankle). The next day I had Parkinson like symptoms (shaking, uncontrollable muscle movements, etc. Got worse for the next three days, started having stroke-like symptoms, and ended up in the hospital. Took five days for it to wash out of my system and return to normal.

Condition: Gout
8/18/2014 3:06:59 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Seemed to have every side affect listed. Severe headache, dizziness, nausea, etc. Also had the mental side affects, if you will. Heart racing, sweats, MAJOR panic attack, etc. While I do have diagnosed health phobia, agoraphobia, etc still this medicine made those attacks come flying at me. A few times I had my phone in hand to call 911 but was able to get myself to fall asleep to get through ... Show Full Comment

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