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Condition: Chronic Pain
6/3/2011 2:13:30 AM

Reviewer: Catty1, 45-54 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've been on Prialt for about 4 years. I too heard music-really twangy country at first. It's almost gone now and sometimes I miss it. Drove me nuts at first. I talk faster than I use to, but my memory is getting better. I don't know if others do this, but I've noticed I talk to myself a lot and I constantly am singing to myself as well. Has anybody had this effect from this s ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain
4/25/2011 11:44:49 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
First off... if I didn't find these reviews I'd probably be institutionalized right now. This medicine did help my nerve pain (moderately) but the memory loss is horrible, I lost 50lbs in 6 months, I can't concentrate well, agitated, no motivation, have extreme anxiety and have a very very hard time being able to remember words or finish my sentences. Then... I started having a pungent ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain
4/14/2011 2:04:59 AM

Reviewer: taz1951, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have severe foot pain resulting from surgery/ So far nothing has helped me.

Condition: Chronic Pain
4/3/2011 12:02:33 AM

Reviewer: Brown eyes, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My husband was put on Prialt after 6 yrs.of chronic pain due to surgical procedure to remove part of a lung. Nerve damage. This is a drug from HELL. Hears music,complete personality change. Jekll and Hyde. Nause vomiting no appetite. He now weighs 128 lbs. Says he just wants to die as he cannot go on this way. Sleeps when he can or lays in bed. Told Drs. This and only give more pills. Depression ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain
3/29/2011 6:08:21 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have Complex Regional Pain Disease and this medication changed my life both good & horrific. I was able to walk again after 5 yrs. in a wheelchair that's the good news. I have had terrible side effects I've lost weeks at a time that I can't remember as well as very severe hallucinations that caused me to attempt suiside & was still haveing them once hostpitalized for it, a sm ... Show Full Comment

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