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    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1/17/2013 6:32:30 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    This is a horrible drug, everytime I took it I landed up in the hospital with some kind of respiratory infection. I wish I had never taken this medication. Please do your research first. I did research, but only about its effectiveness. I want to be around for my sons kids-will never take this again,

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1/8/2013 5:34:14 AM

    Reviewer: Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My daughter could not take Enbrel. It actually made her worse. Her joints would lock up and get very stiff if she took it. Now, Orencia is doing the same thing. Doctor wants to try one more time, but my daughter stays active and is afraid she won't be able to play basketball for the rest of the season, because now her wrists and shoulders are locking up and feel like they are broken and can ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    12/24/2012 9:35:12 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I have been on Orencia for 3 years and it has helped the RA symptoms greatly. My energy level is much better than it was before. My only complaint is that I have gone from 115 pounds to 135 pounds in those 3 years. I am a very small woman and I find this weight gain very upsetting. I am exercising more and eating less, but my weight continues to climb. My doctor refuses to believe the Orencia is ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    12/10/2012 2:42:21 PM

    Reviewer: tony b., 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    have`t seen any difference

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    12/2/2012 10:47:12 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Wrote first review on 8/25/12 (right before 4th dose)and nothing has changed.......this drug for me has been awful and dangerous and I will not take it again! Tried to give it time, but during latest dose (my 6th), my blood pressure shot up and I felt like I was having a stroke. Could not get rid of headache with tylenol and ibuprofen. Had to stay and be monitored for extra hour until it return ... Show Full Comment

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