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Condition: Endometriosis
11/21/2014 9:44:12 AM

Reviewer: Tues, 35-44 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:
I have endo, fibroids, and ovarian cysts. First time I took it (monthly injection for 6 months), was symptom free for five years. Hoping for great results again this time (3-month dose taken twice). Get some hot flashes and night sweats but a small price to pay for the pain relief.

Condition: Endometriosis
10/21/2014 5:54:26 PM

Reviewer: luvdatq, 35-44 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'm 35 years old and suffered from chronic pain on my right side that would radiate to my back. After about 5 pelvic ultra sounds I had one bad episode that sent me to the ER where they found that I had a cyst the size of a grapefruit on one of my ovaries. I had surgery to have it removed and once the doctor opened me up he said it was a mess inside. My inside was filled with a bunch of blood. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Endometriosis
10/13/2014 11:24:31 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been dealing with increasing pain and bleeding during menstrual cycles for the last 6 years. I thought that it was a normal process of getting older (my mother had similar issues). After developing a mass in my groin I decided to seek advice from a doctor. They told me that I had a hernia and that it was not a concern for treatment at this time. I sought advice again when I started blee ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Endometriosis
8/15/2014 4:12:02 PM

Reviewer: CCas, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The side effects are horrible, but hopefully it was all worth it!! The hot flashes/night sweats are constant, and I'm very grouchy. Nothing fun about this drug what so ever. We shall see soon how well it worked.

Condition: Endometriosis
6/8/2014 12:10:33 PM

Reviewer: PattiKakes, 25-34 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: 4

Comment:
My endo symptoms really got bad after my daughter was born (C-Section). Very heavy blood flow for days, to the point where I was changing super plus tampons every 45 minutes and clots larger than golf balls. The pain? Excruciating! Ive wanted a hysterectomy for years but every doctor I saw told me they wouldnt do it because I was too young. (I was 20 when my daughter was born) The OBGYN I see now, ... Show Full Comment

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