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    Condition: High Amount of Phosphate in the Blood
    12/17/2018 8:23:26 PM

    Reviewer: Tim Ferguson, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My father had an allergic reaction to one of the inactive ingredients in this drug. It caused anaphylaxis. It killed him in less than an hour. DO NOT TAKE THIS IF YOU HAVE ALLERGIES TO OTHER MEDICATIONS. Take your first dose at the doctors office.

    Condition: High Amount of Phosphate in the Blood
    9/23/2018 9:09:12 PM

    Reviewer: shirley, 55-64 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Brought my phosphorus level down from 11 to 5.6 in about two weeks. Didn't have to change my diet.Lower phosphorus levels equal less itching. Thankful for that! No problems other than remembering to take it every time I eat.

    Condition: High Amount of Phosphate in the Blood
    1/14/2018 6:02:14 PM

    Reviewer: Pill taker, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Severe itching , shortness of breathe very now and then but extreme cough feeling like wanting to vomit coughing laying down mostly have sit up. Coughing all the time for 2 months.

    Condition: High Amount of Phosphate in the Blood
    3/14/2012 2:53:44 AM

    Reviewer: iiidrawde, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Instructed to take 3 or more with each meal by doctor. Severe itching nightly and severe cramping in both hands about 30 minutes after eating. Heaviest dose taken at dinner.

    Condition: High Amount of Phosphate in the Blood
    9/7/2010 10:03:17 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I started taking this medication along with Coreg for high blood pressure. About 1 hour after taking I would get very short of breath and my whole insides would start shaking. It also brought my blood sugars down pretty low. The shakiness was not hypoglocemia. I have stopped taking this medication, and the shortness of breath and the shakiness has stopped. Would not recommend to anyone.

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