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Condition: Multiple Myeloma
12/9/2008 1:34:44 PM

Reviewer: happy, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Great stuff! Only on drug for 5 mo. due to blood clot and then hemmorage from resulting coumiden treatment. However have had complete remission for 3 1/2 yrs based on 5 mo. treatment. Started with 25% MM cells,pain and many bone lesions.Side effects:loss of taste,blood clot,weakness,constipation,NO MORE PAIN,STOPPAGE OF BONE LOSS.

Condition: Multiple Myeloma
10/16/2008 11:58:10 AM

Reviewer: exmacchina, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Revlimid side effects completely debilitated my physical condition, constant buzzing headache, nausea, tingling in lower arms and fingers, constipation, diahhrea, and worst of all severe and constant spasms in back and lower back, bone pain in ribs, spine, and lower hip, muscle cramps, could hardly walk, couldn't sleep, I felt like everything in my chest was swollen and irritated. All this on ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Multiple Myeloma
8/15/2008 3:07:50 PM

Reviewer: Annette, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Has been a lifesaving drug for my Myeloma.Have developed Blood Counts Issues.

Condition: Multiple Myeloma
2/12/2008 2:17:29 PM

Reviewer: disp115@aol.com, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Have been on since Oct. counts have dropped significatly. Only side effect is that I get tired maybe 1 or 2 days during 21 day cycle.

Condition: Multiple Myeloma
12/3/2007 8:21:04 AM

Reviewer: New guy, Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've been taking Revlimid for 18 months and have no significant side effects. Hemoglobin counts went from 6.8 to 12.2. Feel like a new person.

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