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    Condition: Myasthenia Gravis
    3/31/2020 8:05:33 AM

    Reviewer: LYNDY, 75 or over on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I WAS BORN IN 1941. I WAS DIAGNOSED WITH MG WHEN IN MY MID 30'S, SHORTLY BEFORE MY THIRD CHILD WAS BORN. THANKFULLY MY GP WAS ON THE BALL AND DIAGNOSED IT IMMEDIATELY. HE SEND ME TO PROFESSOR REEF AT THE JOHANNESBURG GENERAL HOSPITAL IN SOUTH AFRICA. HIS TEAM DID A THYMECTOMY ON ME. THE MG HAD BEEN OUT OF CONTROL. AFTER THE THYMECTOMY I WAS MUCH MORE STABLE. I NOW TAKE 1 60MG MESTINON E ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Myasthenia Gravis
    6/1/2018 12:16:47 PM

    Reviewer: Rob, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Had been suffering the effects of undiagnosed myasthenia gravis for five months (double vision, problems chewing, slurred speech). After a severe episode brought me to the hospital and to a team of neurologists it was diagnosed and treated. Symptoms and problems were gone in hours. That was three weeks ago. As far as I'm concerned, this drug worked Miracles.

    Condition: Myasthenia Gravis
    5/5/2017 3:10:34 AM

    Reviewer: MarciaMG, 65-74 on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Just started using mestinon made by Zydus, today. I had to increase my dose because it doesn't seem to be working as well. I had been using mestinon by Impax without problems.

    Condition: Myasthenia Gravis
    3/24/2017 12:58:29 PM

    Reviewer: Judi, 65-74 on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been taking this medication for about 9 years. Within 3 hours of taking the first dose the improvement was remarkable. I was on the extend tabs but just recently my insurance has refused to pay for the tabs and I had to go to liquid form. I am not a fan. With either pill or liquid form I often get diarrhea and I drool at night but this is a small price to pay for relief of my symptoms.

    Condition: Myasthenia Gravis
    2/7/2017 1:06:14 PM

    Reviewer: Niki, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I have been taking this medication for over 17 years. I am 35 years old now. The worse thing about this medication is it made my teeth fall out. Now I am at a loss as to what to do and where to go from here.

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