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    Condition: Pain
    7/7/2015 7:32:36 AM

    Reviewer: ohnetter, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I got this very expensive pills for joint/tendon pain. Dr's aren't sure whats wrong yet. I felt they worked no better than ibuprofen. I had no side effects, and they did help the pain a bit, but, they take a few hours to even feel some pain relief. For the price, I dont think they are worth it. ibuprofin kicks in faster and works just as well.

    Condition: Pain
    1/2/2015 2:27:35 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Injured my lower back playing basketball. MRIs showed no disc damage but nerve tests confirmed the problem. Serious pain in my lower back and all the way down my leg. Took many months to get over and etodolac was pretty much the best of many meds I tried. Muscle relaxers did next to nothing. Tramadol not much either. This drug allowed me to get back to work.

    Condition: Pain
    7/11/2014 11:52:51 AM

    Reviewer: 65-74 Male (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been on this Med for 15 yrs. I First started on it when I tore my rotator cuff. Then I needed a hip replacement so kept taking it. Then my other hip went and continued taking it. At first was taking 300 mg 3x a day. Now two yrs out from my last hip operation I am down to (1) 300mg once a day for arthritus. It has worked very well for me with no side effects. Love it. I take it after breakfa ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Pain
    7/2/2014 12:05:19 PM

    Reviewer: no name, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I had extreme hip pain for years! Tried aspirin and Ibuprofen; helped in short term. Getting to the point where I could barely walk. Etodolac was a miracle. Took for 2 weeks straight four months ago and have not had to take again -yet. Relieved 95% of the pain. No bad side effects for me. Thank you, Doctor!

    Condition: Pain
    4/27/2014 6:33:28 PM

    Reviewer: cairolouise, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    sever and constant dirreaha ringing in the ears, stomach cramping,nausea, all this after use of 2 weeks. symptoms did not appear at first so beware!!

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