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    Condition: Decrease of Neutrophils in the Blood from Cancer Chemotherapy
    8/13/2011 3:04:09 PM

    Reviewer: spanky, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I am the patient's neice. We only started the inj this past thursday, so the above questions really do not apply at this time.

    Condition: Decrease of Neutrophils in the Blood from Cancer Chemotherapy
    7/6/2010 3:45:30 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    The only part of this Drug that I found to be unsatisfactory is the joint pain.

    Condition: Decrease of Neutrophils in the Blood from Cancer Chemotherapy
    2/27/2010 12:45:04 PM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    My mother in law injects me once a day for a 5 day run each cycle of chemotherapy. The injection doesn't hurt much at all. I didn't have any side effects until my 5th shot. I have experienced pulsating pain in my lower spine and some other bones. Nothing a Tylenol can't take care of. Also I had a headache (but not sure if that is related or not). Overall, piece of cake.

    Condition: Decrease of Neutrophils in the Blood from Cancer Chemotherapy
    12/15/2009 5:15:57 PM

    Reviewer: mort, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    hurts initially when injected. pain goes away very quickly. suffer fron muscle and bone ache constantly

    Condition: Decrease of Neutrophils in the Blood from Cancer Chemotherapy
    4/14/2009 10:13:06 AM

    Reviewer: sommer, 7-12 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    helps in recovery during chemo. blood count bottoms out a week after treatment but with the meds it stabalizes a couple of days later. Very effective.

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