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Condition: Other
12/10/2008 1:57:29 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have had chronic pain due to osteoartiritis in my left shoulder, hip and ankle. Also, painful neuropathy in my left leg from the knee down. The pain meds work, however the side effects make it very difficult to concentrate or focus...a 'scattered-buzzed' feeling. I had to use marijuana to eliminate those side effects...and it also helped with pain management. Although I didnt like ha ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
10/23/2008 6:36:07 PM

Reviewer: flyingpigsrule, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
It worked very well and fast for weight loss due to loss of appetite and extremely bad nausea and vomiting from idiopathic chronic pancreatitis where all other meds had failed. I didn't like the side-effects of short-term memory issues and feeling 'altered.' It was worth it when it got bad enough and worked very well and fast when used, despite the disliked side effect of using it. I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
10/7/2008 2:23:47 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I ws prescribed marinol after using compazine & meclizine for chronic vertigo. It helped control the nausea & dizziness along with learning not 2 rise 2 quickly from a sitting or lying down position, not turning my head from side 2 side, and afer a long period of not being able 2 drive, learning 2 just use the mirrors. Still not able 2 drive if it is raining, or riding for long periods of ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
2/16/2008 8:07:52 PM

Reviewer: ME, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have MS and the treatment that I get for it makes me nausiated all month long.they give me zofran and reglan but I have found these drugs to be non efective in treating my nausia and loss of apitite,so I think that marinol would also be a maricle drug for people with MS who are getting the same sort of treatment that I get the med is called tysabri and it is very new in treating MS however it is ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
1/30/2008 10:34:15 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been suffering from chronic pain and nerve damage in my groin for three years. I have had 4 surgeries and going on my 5th. I have been on all kinds of narcotics and nerve medications and nothing has touched the pain. After some research I found out about MARINOL and I've been taking it for about 3 months. It's pretty much been a maricle drug i can get through a day pretty much pai ... Show Full Comment

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