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Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
1/23/2012 3:57:08 PM

Reviewer: Grandma5865, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on it since October 29. Had leg cramps the first 2-3 weeks but those stopped. Otherwise okay. Still don't understand how they know it is working without testing.

Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
1/15/2012 3:16:06 PM

Reviewer: leonbshuc@optoline.net, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
1/13/2012 6:43:08 AM

Reviewer: Maryam, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Had a prolonged A-fib episode in March 2011; still in A-fib now but have had no side effects from this medication to date. No complications with other meds I am taking in conjuction with this med - digoxin; lopressor; lasix, etc. Would recommend this med as it has shown to be effective in preventing blood clots which are a major consequence of A-fib; no constant checking of PT and INR and adjustme ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
1/12/2012 4:47:20 PM

Reviewer: bubbyshe@aol.com, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
My Afib is normal now. I have had several occassions of diarhhea and heart burn. If I eat before taking it, it is much better. I stopped taking a lot of fiber food and that has helped my diarhhea a bit.

Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
1/10/2012 7:10:17 PM

Reviewer: PhDBiochem, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Serious AF seems to have vanished. Also no INR problems. Hard to tell if other problems cause symptoms - none appear related to this drug. Warfarin ineffective with both INR/AF

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