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    Condition: Muscle Spasm
    12/16/2008 1:44:09 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    This medicine has helped me a lot with my neuropathy episodes that cause pain, severe cramping, and lack of sleep. I take either one 350 mg or just a half pill at night before bedtime. It has helped me sleep and seems to prevent the cramping spasms at night.

    Condition: Muscle Spasm
    11/11/2008 11:27:37 AM

    Reviewer: 65-74 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    69yrs young- had back surgery March 24,2008. have titanium pins in lower back- had death in family- drove cross country- this drug has been a life saver for me. Only take it when back spasm happens- maby once a wk.

    Condition: Muscle Spasm
    11/10/2008 12:15:46 AM

    Reviewer: MichaelMasters, 55-64 Male 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 taken Soma (Carisoprodol) for 12 years. According to the medical society, I abuse it as I take up to 10, 350mg tablets a day. They tell me it is addicting, if so, I don't care. Doctors will give me 12 extra strenght Vicodin (narcotic) a day with 4 Soma and think nothing of it. When I tell them I don't want the Vicodin, just give me more Soma, they get spasdic. I don't get it. So ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Muscle Spasm
    10/21/2008 12:15:30 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I use the prescription for Carpal Tunnel spasm but usually only take it before I go to sleep, it has proven to really help.

    Condition: Muscle Spasm
    10/19/2008 2:18:31 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    gave me wild dreams. not bad dreams, just crazy.

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