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Lysteda

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6.9  Effectiveness
5.5  Side Effects
6.2  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 6 Lysteda side effects and 3 Lysteda benefits.

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Reported Changes in Health and Well-Being
Since taking Lysteda, RateADrug survey participants noticed these changes in their health:
Effect on:Much WorseWorseNo ChangeBetterMuch Better
Appetite 0% 8.8% 85.3% 5.9% 0%
Balance/Equilibrium 0% 8.8% 79.4% 11.8% 0%
Blood Pressure 0% 5.9% 79.4% 8.8% 5.9%
Breathing 0% 2.9% 94.1% 2.9% 0%
Confidence 2.9% 5.9% 82.4% 5.9% 2.9%
Coordination/Motor Skills 0% 2.9% 82.4% 11.8% 2.9%
Digestion 0% 2.9% 94.1% 2.9% 0%
Emotional Well-being 2.9% 5.9% 73.5% 8.8% 8.8%
Energy 0% 8.8% 61.8% 23.5% 5.9%
Eyesight 0% 11.8% 79.4% 5.9% 2.9%
Memory 0% 5.9% 88.2% 5.9% 0%
Mental Clarity 0% 2.9% 79.4% 11.8% 5.9%
Pain 0% 14.7% 58.8% 23.5% 2.9%
Patience 0% 2.9% 82.4% 11.8% 2.9%
Sexual Health 5.9% 2.9% 82.4% 2.9% 5.9%
Skin Complexion 0% 2.9% 94.1% 2.9% 0%
Sleep 2.9% 17.6% 61.8% 17.6% 0%
Stress Level 0% 17.6% 67.6% 8.8% 5.9%
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Commonly Reported Lysteda Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Allergic Reaction 93.3% 6.7% 0% 0% 0%
Anxiety 94.7% 5.3% 0% 0% 0%
Blurred Vision 69% 10.3% 10.3% 10.3% 0%
Change in Weight 87.5% 0% 12.5% 0% 0%
Cold Symptoms 84.2% 0% 5.3% 10.5% 0%
Dehydration / Thirst 50% 30% 10% 10% 0%
Depression 84.2% 0% 5.3% 10.5% 0%
Diarrhea 85.7% 4.8% 9.5% 0% 0%
Dizziness 67.7% 12.9% 9.7% 9.7% 0%
Drowsiness 78.9% 15.8% 0% 5.3% 0%
Fatigue 54.8% 29% 9.7% 6.5% 0%
Fever 89.5% 5.3% 5.3% 0% 0%
Gas 89.5% 10.5% 0% 0% 0%
Headache 51.6% 22.6% 9.7% 9.7% 6.5%
Heartburn 87.5% 0% 12.5% 0% 0%
Insomnia 89.5% 0% 5.3% 5.3% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 78.9% 5.3% 10.5% 5.3% 0%
Mood Swings 84.2% 5.3% 0% 10.5% 0%
Nausea 70% 13.3% 6.7% 6.7% 3.3%
Sensitivity to Light 84.2% 0% 0% 15.8% 0%
Sexual Dysfunction 89.5% 5.3% 0% 5.3% 0%
Stomach Ache 89.5% 10.5% 0% 0% 0%
Vomiting 87.5% 12.5% 0% 0% 0%
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Less Commonly Reported Lysteda Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced less commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Asthma 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Blindness 95.5% 0% 0% 4.5% 0%
Burning Sensation 95.5% 4.5% 0% 0% 0%
Depression 90% 10% 0% 0% 0%
Gas 50% 0% 50% 0% 0%
Numbing Sensation 95.5% 0% 4.5% 0% 0%
Redness 95.5% 4.5% 0% 0% 0%
Unusual Taste in Mouth 87.5% 12.5% 0% 0% 0%
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Episodes since taking Lysteda
Since taking Lysteda Rate a Drug survey participants reported these episodes:
Hospitalization 0.4%
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User Comments about Lysteda
04 Jun 2015 I took lysteda three years, symthoms got way worse, lost hair, miserable, went to new doctor, needed surgery, for large fibroid and polyp, took one hour , and never bled again, should of did this a long time ago, three months and feel great, get second apinion, or third, I did, wish I did not waist so much time, was not worth it, I was on sofa one week a month for over three years, even on the lysteda, get help.
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03 Apr 2014 There's got to be something else besides lysteda, to many side effects
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21 Feb 2014 I'm 43- I wanted to try Lysteda as an alternative to surgery for heavy bleeding due to fibroids. I was to the point where I was literally crying while on the toilet during my period because no human/woman should have these kinds of issues. It was terrible and I'll spare the details! Just believe me when I say I was desperate because I spent most of my time in the bathroom for 2 days. I've taken my 3rd day of Lysteda and I can honestly say it's made a difference. It's reduced the bleeding and clots about 30-40% which is not as good as I would like, but at least I'm not crying on the toilet this month. I do feel better and can also sleep through the night without having to get up several times to release the flood. I'm just writing this for anyone who may be going through the same issues. This drug is not meant to be taken with birth control due to the interactions and clot causing mechanism. Speak to your doctor and good luck! : )
   —Posted by Cindy S
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16 Dec 2013 Works better than taking nothing, the headaches are bad while taking them, , high blood pressure when on them, but do not want surgery so this is all that's left.
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04 Jun 2015 Im loosing a lot of hair also. I love Lysteda because it works but i dont like loosing patches of hair especially on top. I may be forced to reevaluate.
   —Posted by spence s
26 Jan 2013 Do not take Lysteda if you have the flu inform your Doctor first. I had the flu twice on top of my period. And ask about severe hair loss i loss half of my hair. since my doctor paused in giving me my Lysteda now they are not working for me.
   —Posted by SJMaria63
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16 Dec 2013 My hair is falling out to,I went to dermatologist, told me to take biotin, I am trying them tomorrow, with biotin shampoo and conditioner, I have been on this pill for over 2 years now, the bleeding is less but I do not want to loose my hair, and of cause it's all in the front.
   —Posted by Stacey



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