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Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
8/19/2013 1:13:51 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This medication made me feel very tired, dizzy, and foggy headed. Although I had the required eye check-ups while on the medication, I was told that my declining vision was not due to the medication. I was not convinced. Also, having never had trouble with losing my hair from my lupus before taking this medication,after starting it, I lost more than half the volume of my hair in a matter of months ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
8/18/2013 3:54:55 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Considering POSSIBILITY of bone marrow failure due to drug that I am going to investigate further with my doctors after reading over additional rare side effect listing.... No proof so this is NOT being reported just considered. History complicated and too long too include however I WILL UPDATE MY COMMENTS when and IF any conclusion reached. It has however helped with lupus symptoms BUT only whe ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
8/14/2013 2:53:46 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
did clear up skin rash, and spots 99%. started staying in bed all day - unmotivated. vision changed; far and close vision wasn't good.

Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
7/24/2013 7:45:42 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Taking three months now for SLE and RA. Have SLE, MS, RA, OA, Spinal Stenosis, MVP, Graves Dx, Fibromyalgia, more. Find Rx working even after several months. Pain is no longer 10+ daily 24/7. Had a few days with a few good hours of maybe 6 on pain scale. Hope to increase dosage for more help then level out. Doc told me about eye issues, I have Thyroid Eye Dx, and AMD

Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
6/27/2013 5:54:15 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Hives all over my body that lasted for weeks after I stopped taking it. Horrible experience with this medication and I was only on it for two weeks.

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