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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of HORSE CHESTNUT.

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Reason for taking: Chronic venous insufficiency
4/9/2014 4:07:54 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
less swelling

Reason for taking: Chronic venous insufficiency
9/6/2013 4:42:47 PM

Reviewer: Chronic, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Since I do not do well with compression theraphy, I found the Horse Chestnut Seed Extract to be the best alternative. The only problem I'Ve experience is getting it in 300 mg, the prescribed dosage.

Reason for taking: Chronic venous insufficiency
5/27/2013 12:58:12 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Cramps, Fullness in head, ie slight pressure

Reason for taking: Chronic venous insufficiency
2/10/2013 7:25:13 PM

Reviewer: Hignon, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have a heridtary clotting disorder and have experienced many deep vein and superficial clots. As a result, my veins are weak and the mechanism that returns blood to the heart is faulty causing blood pooling and swelling of the feet and legs. After less than one month using Horse Chestnut once daily, I have very little swelling, even after sitting at my desk for several hours. I do take Warfa ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Chronic venous insufficiency
4/10/2011 4:59:11 PM

Reviewer: ouch my feet, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Simultaneous "pins and needles" tingling in my feet while trying to sleep at night AND hyper-sensitivity to ANYTHING touching the inside of my foot (including just the sheets). Now, after a week of taking 300mg, late afternoon/early evening, it appears to have helped DRAMATICALLY to the point of being able to get a full nights sleep.

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