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Condition: Other
7/26/2012 4:45:57 PM

Reviewer: BEWARE!, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I needlessly had a number of epidural injections w/Kenalog 40 in a short period of time, all because of a misdiagnosis. Realized after the damage was done that the manufacturer mandates against its use for epidural injections, also realized too late that I was given far too much of the stuff (200 mg over 6 weeks and I’m under 100 lbs). The last injection was over 5 months ago and I’m still sufferi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
7/6/2012 1:35:00 PM

Reviewer: lorece, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I understand this drug is not a miracle cure for everyone, but it is for my severe allergies to mites, dust, etc. I used to get an injection every six mnths (which enabled me to clean out a large old house we own in a dust-bowl area). However, I haven't been able to get an injection recently because the doctors are very concerned about possible osteoporosis even tho I have never been diagnosed ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
3/5/2012 8:58:30 AM

Reviewer: Bonnie, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was given kenalog injections into my esophagus for spasms 2 years ago. Since that time, I am no longer able to eat without spasms & pain that feels like a heart attack. The shots made the situation worse. Taking 4 ativan a day to calm the spasms

Condition: Other
12/6/2011 7:03:29 PM

Reviewer: cybercipher, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've been given the medication in series of three injections, two weeks between injections, in the lumbar vertebrae for pain associated with degenerative disk disease (all are mildly herniated). I've had the injections with both general and local anesthesia (prefer local). The effects last for 10 to 12 months, and I've been able to significantly reduce the amount of narcotic pain rel ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
5/5/2011 6:26:12 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I TAKING FOR SEVERE ALLERGY SEASONAL .I HAVE BEEN TAKE A PILL FOR 10 YEARS NOW NO MORE

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