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    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    1/11/2017 8:01:13 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I'm 52 and have had migraines for 7 years. I've tried all of the treatments from Botox, to all of the medications, massage, accupuncture and nothing has worked nearly as well as taking this medicine to prevent the migraines. Now when I start to get a migraine I take Cafragot immediately and together am able to function. My migraines are due to menopause and I am not able to take HRT. So th ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    11/22/2016 3:20:01 PM

    Reviewer: Jennifer , 55-64 on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I inherited this incredibly crippling disease/disorder and it seemed that even my own Doctor didn't believe how difficult it is to function when it hits. I'm positive that I was labeled as a "drug abuser" with my Fioricet, as I had migraines nearly 4 - 5 times/week and some just hung around. I finally found a new primary, asked for a specialist and my new primary first gave me ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    9/25/2016 6:46:42 PM

    Reviewer: LaurieP, 55-64 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 have had migraines since I was about 8 or 9 years old and I wasn't diagnosed until my 20s. Honestly, they weren't taken seriously back then. I noticed that every time I perspired after doing any kind of work I would get a migraine. My activities were extremely limited and it affected me as a mom. I missed a LOT of my kids' games because there was no migraine medication that worked ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    8/10/2016 11:48:45 PM

    Reviewer: Phoenixgirl , 25-34 on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I started at 200 mg than moved to 400mg and more recently moved to 600 mg ( a pretty high dosage). It worked for a little bit but I did experience a lack of appetite, and it didn't help with my migraine, the. I got numbness in my hands and the most extreme side effect was suicidal thoughts. My neulogist removed me from the medication immediately and monitored me. I also couldn't think of t ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    8/9/2016 10:09:24 PM

    Reviewer: LuckyOR, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was prescribed this as a preventive for my severe and frequent migraines. This drug gave me zero relief and caused terrible side effects -- insomnia, depression and severe numbness in arms and hands.

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