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    Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    4/4/2008 9:23:11 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been taking 200mg a day for the past 15 years. Cleared up my discoid lupus, regrew the hair I lost. I am able to live a normal life with lots of energy-work a full time job. No problems with side effects.

    Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    3/24/2008 10:36:06 AM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:

    Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    3/20/2008 2:20:00 AM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I began taking Plaquenil 2 years ago for Lupus and RA and have been very pleased, I have not had any side effects and as long as I remember to take it, I am able to keep my flares to a minimum. I have a horrible memory when it comes to taking medication of any kind and this does cause a problem with the effectiveness of the drug. IF YOU ARE ON THIS MEDICATION AND YOU MAY POSSIBLY BECOME PREGNANT P ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    3/15/2008 10:02:25 PM

    Reviewer: galinda walters, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    i get raches relly bad if i get up set i take my meds every day if i dont take for a mo i will start getting the rash

    Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    3/15/2008 9:17:17 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have been taking 200mg two times a day for the past 3 years. I still have general fatigue most of the time. I have a rash on my hands that is treated with a cream that basically keeps the rash at bay but resurfaces if I stop it even for a few days. All my tests have finally returned to normal, after 3 years. At my last doctor appt it was recommended I take DHEA and that may help with my weig ... Show Full Comment

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