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

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Condition: Essential Tremor
12/18/2008 11:52:43 AM

Reviewer: drob, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been on Mysoline for about 6 years. I started with 50 mgs. twice a day. I now take 100mgs. three times a day. It helps some but diffinately does not control the tremors. I was on beta blockers until my heart rate dropped to low. I tried topamax, but for me it was awful.

Condition: Essential Tremor
12/14/2008 6:15:33 PM

Reviewer: purple lady, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am taking this med prescribed by my neurologist. Every time I took it for a week before increasing the dosage to 100mg, I got headaches almost every day. Now, I seem to be really cluzy (can't walk straight, almost trip, fallen twice). The tremors only go away in the morning when I take the med. It wears off by about 4pm. I had to be put back on propranolol to try and stop the headaches. T ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Essential Tremor
12/12/2008 2:46:36 PM

Reviewer: navynerd, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have essential tremors in my hands, spreading to my legs, and I have been taking mysoline prescribed from a military facility. It has been mildly effective, and we are working on titrating it up, but I am experiencing headaches with this one. I am unable to take Beta Blockers for this (diabetic).

Condition: Essential Tremor
11/25/2008 2:48:10 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After taking the initial dosage as prescribed, I almost immediately went into a sleep pattern for 3 days, not being able to stand, suffering severe vertigo and nausea. It took my body almost a week to fully return to normal. My physician advised that I cease taking the medication,

Condition: Essential Tremor
10/31/2008 3:20:50 PM

Reviewer: HiMileageJim, 65-74 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:
My neurologist calls my condition benign tremors. Started with a very low dosage to adjust to the drug. I've been on a 100 mg dosage for over two years. The drugs works very well. No tremors and no side effects. Every drug should work this well.

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