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    Condition: Other
    9/10/2008 1:06:28 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Started taking 1st dose at 4:00 pm yesterday, within 2-3 hours terrible cramps and diarrhea, woke up this a.m. unable to keep any liquids or food down, constant vomiting, I'm am done with this med, I would rather have the sinus infection.

    Condition: Other
    9/10/2008 11:15:17 AM

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    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    ok

    Condition: Other
    9/4/2008 4:43:55 PM

    Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Diarrhea for almost 1.5 weeks. Had to take it due to an allergic reaction to something...bug bite most likely. Swelling in face, lips, mouth, throat. Took with Benedryl.

    Condition: Other
    7/31/2008 4:18:13 PM

    Reviewer:

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    This worked great for gastroparesis(stomach emptying)but had to take 1200mg a day. I started to lose my hearing. Had sever ringing in my ears. Irreversible hearing loss...Ototoxicity as a result of using this drug. Needs to be in the refrigerator which is not easy to be out and needed to eat. Must keep in a cooler when out. Would not recommend for long term use, as I am almost deaf! Scary drug

    Condition: Other
    7/29/2008 1:13:22 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Be very, very careful to avoid taking any magnesium products including antacids. The product sheet states very clearly that hives and a rash are very likely side effects. I accidently took my vitamins and had severe rash and hives all over my body. Wanting to rip your inflammed itching skin from all over your body is not a fun way to spend the evening.

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