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Condition: Itching
3/4/2008 5:30:55 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Had a horribly itchy rash due to allergic reaction to antibiotics. The itch was so awful it kept me up for 36 hrs straight and got me to the point of asking my husband to hit me over the head with a baseball bat, as death or unconsciuosness seemed a much better state to be in at the time (he refused!!). Benadryl offered no relief whatsoever. Within 1/2 hr of taking this drug I was much better. D ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Itching
2/24/2008 7:19:12 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This drug is great to help with any itchy rashes. Within a day my rash has stopped itching. However, the drowsiness and dizziness has really made me feel naseous. I was not able to drive or work while on this medication.

Condition: Itching
2/11/2008 12:48:16 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This drug has definately helped with my intense itching however, the side effects make it difficult to focus on anything else. It has left me feeling very light headed. DM

Condition: Itching
1/17/2008 8:35:53 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have experienced extreme bouts of itching all over my body. I found that I had to cut my pill in half and take about 2x a week, otherwise I was extremely tired and groggy.

Condition: Itching
11/29/2007 2:03:33 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 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 trouble sleeping at night due to extreme itching of eczema and allergies. This medication really helped me!

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