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    Condition: Pseudotumor Cerebri
    2/1/2017 12:27:34 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I been taking 500mg twice a day i was diagnosed with Pseudotumor cereri 1/3/17 i went from 20/20 to nearly legally blind my eye specialist Dr. Baalhaness recommended me to take this medication 4 times a day i couldn't tolerate it at first so we went down to twice a day i went in for my eye check yesterday and am improving very fast my edema in the eyes are gone i do have with this medication ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Pseudotumor Cerebri
    12/6/2016 4:13:27 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have been taking the Diamox sequels for over 20 years. They are time released so the side effects are not near as bad as the regular pill. If you have problems with side effects, ask for the sequel version. It is SOOO much better.

    Condition: Pseudotumor Cerebri
    9/6/2016 2:23:50 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 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:
    The side effects of Diamox are rough, tingling in the hands, feet and lips, the "sucking on battery" taste when drinking anything carbonated, the overall tired feeling and constant drained feeling, but I will continue to thank the manufacture for making this drug that is keeping the pressure in my head down and allowing me to continue to see.

    Condition: Pseudotumor Cerebri
    3/12/2016 3:42:11 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been on this drug now for 48hrs and have felt drunk the whole time. I'm on 1x 250 twice a day which in 12 days time is going to be doubled. I'm confused, disorientated and dizzy. I have tingling in my hands, cheeks, back and down the backs of my arms and fizzy drinks taste horrible. In fact all food tastes weird and and I don't feel like eating much. there is no way I could even ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Pseudotumor Cerebri
    12/7/2015 6:47:56 PM

    Reviewer: WazUp247, 25-34 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I've been diagnosed with IIH. I've been on this medication for over a month now and I absolutely HATE it! I've been begging my doctor to let me stop taking it. I have tingling in my feel, hands, back, and lips. I drink a lot of water and still the dry mouth is bad. I have massive migraines that last days, and I live with a headache 24/7. I'm tired and moody all the time. My tastes ... Show Full Comment

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