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Condition: Other
8/28/2015 4:53:02 PM

Reviewer: Dude, Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
It does diminish the scar but simply can't go far enough. I don't like that the injection is placed under your skin and inflating the scar with a fluid. Every product in general that is good for your skin is also good for a keloid. My experience shows me that much. I've tried almost everything. Laser operation, corticosteroid injections, surgical removal, silicon plates and gels .... ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
8/11/2015 8:58:48 AM

Reviewer: KenalogKing, 35-44 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 2 Kenalog injections a year (spring, fall) for severe allergies for years since I was a teen. Kenalog is the only thing that saves me from allergies and the sickness it will bring if severe and untreated in the spring and fall. I'm not sure why all the negative reviews as Kenalog is pretty safe for allergy treatment. My father has taken in numerous times for allergies as well. Th ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
7/9/2015 4:58:53 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had three intramuscular injections. As a result my periods didn't end for 75 days. I had diarrhea, suicidal thoughts, vitamin D deficiency, paresthesia, numbness in my limbs, scalp burning, severe scalp hair loss, eyebrows and eyelashes loss, itchiness all over my face and head, dermatitis, acne, headaches. It's been 5 months after injections and I'm still losing hair by handfuls! I& ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
11/12/2014 1:30:05 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Was administered through injection for knee pain. Have had irregular men's trial cycles since receiving treatment. Cycles are frequent now only two weeks apart and I have had very heavy bleeding. Leaves me weak and fatigued.

Condition: Other
11/11/2014 7:13:08 PM

Reviewer: fairlywitchy91, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I got 2 cc's OF KENALOG 5 ML PER 30 MG. The night I got it I had pains similar to a heart attack. I was rushed to the hospital with sugars of 450 and a Panic attack. Since I have gotten this shot I have had multiple panic attacks, dizziness, shortness of breath, blurred vision, chills, stomach upset, and have been extremly aggitated. FOur doctors have said it's do to the steroids, the doct ... Show Full Comment

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