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Citalopram Hydrobromide
User Ratings:
3.6
Effectiveness
7.3
Side Effects
5.5
Holistic Benefits
Tiredness, bad memory
Aciclovir
User Ratings:
7
Effectiveness
2.4
Side Effects
4.6
Holistic Benefits
I used to have huge blisters on my lips, however ever since i started using aciclovir, i have not had any for a year, as soon as i feel a tingle, when i apply it it stops the onset of a coldsore within minutes.
Synthroid
User Ratings:
5.2
Effectiveness
4.3
Side Effects
5.4
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It solved my unexplained weight loss but now has to be taken life long.
Claritin-D 24 Hour
User Ratings:
6.6
Effectiveness
3.4
Side Effects
6
Holistic Benefits
Claritin-D has worked well for allergy symptoms. It doesn't get rid of symptoms, but it does help reduce them.
Tri-Sprintec
User Ratings:
4.8
Effectiveness
6.8
Side Effects
5.2
Holistic Benefits
Started out great on this, but after the first year side effects have worsened. I can barely stay awak and feel like a walking zombie during active days. I am usually easy going, but have become very moody on this. I am switching as soon as my dr. gives the go ahead.
Yaz
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6.2
Effectiveness
5.3
Side Effects
6.1
Holistic Benefits
For the first year that I was taking Yaz it was great - regular and much lighter periods, zero cramps, zero PMS. It was really wonderful considering I used to have very heavy and irregular periods, extremely horrible cramps, and pretty bad PMS (irritability, mood changes, bloating, fatigue, appetite increase, etc.). Yaz made that all disappear. I swore by it, I really did. But recently, just within the past couple months, I have spotting ALL THE TIME (sometimes like a full on period in the m... View full comment
Insulin
User Ratings:
8.5
Effectiveness
4.8
Side Effects
6.7
Holistic Benefits
I guess the insulin injections lower my blood sugar, it is just satisfying enough. The thing is that I have to take it everyday, and injections, I don't really like it!
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