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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Fioricet oral.

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Condition: Migraine Headache
2/10/2008 10:11:17 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I've taken Fioricet for about 10 years, on and off, and I noticed if I catch my migraines and/or tension headaches close enough to the early stages of the beginning of the h/a, the medicine makes the h/a more tolerable than if I would have not taken it at all. But watchout for those REBOUND h/a's with this medicine! Even my doc. said this med. is one for bigtime REBOUND h/a's!! I have ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Migraine Headache
2/7/2008 7:29:56 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Didn't really do anything.

Condition: Migraine Headache
2/6/2008 3:18:55 PM

Reviewer: emily07, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Does not take away the migraine most of the time, but it does take the edge off and make it tolerable. It is the only thing that I can take, and still function normally.

Condition: Migraine Headache
2/2/2008 8:04:29 AM

Reviewer: jsellman, 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 started taking this med after discovering that I developed an ulcer from years of taking Excedrin Migraine to deal with my migraines. I LOVED my Excedrin and was really reluctant to stop because I knew it worked in less than 30 mins. and 9 out of 10 times the migraine would stay away. Well, the Fioricet works the same way for me now with none of the side effects. So I've put away the Excedri ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Migraine Headache
1/20/2008 1:44:36 PM

Reviewer: missyvette1, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Thhis works 90 per cent of the time, as long as you take it as soon as you feel the headache coming. Only thing, you will test for abnormal liver enzymes, I tested for years and no one ever said that the meds were doing it. The retested over and over and ran different blood work, the last thing they wanted to do was a liver biopsy!! Now, I am trying to, after ten years, to try something differe ... Show Full Comment

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