User Reviews for Acthar

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Allergies 1 reviews 49 medications
   
9.0
Multiple Sclerosis 2 reviews 82 medications
   
4.0
Ankylosing Spondylitis 0 reviews 140 medications Not rated - Be the first
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Summary of Acthar reviews 3 reviews 5.7

Reviews for Acthar

Review by gulab singh yadav (taken for 1 to 6 months):

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9.0

For Allergies: very good

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June 3, 2014 8:26 AM

Review by kilkennyblue:

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3.0

For Multiple Sclerosis: I am allergic to steroids and we used this once in my first flare up after a year of relapse. The initial results were great, but the episode returned in less than two weeks after the treatment ended. Worse side effect was a huge increase in blood sugar. The cost of the medication is outrageous even with great insurance.

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May 25, 2013 7:18 PM

Review by Christin in CO:

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5.0

For Multiple Sclerosis: I've used this twice for a flare up as it was thought that I was allergic to steroids. This medication is a gel, injected. Its about a 2 week course (2 vials) and slowly stimulates your own steroids production to help with flare ups. My own experience is that I felt very ill during the first week, as steroid production amps up, you get the typical steroid feelings. it is very expensive, but my insurance paid for this.

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February 23, 2012 3:41 PM

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