User Reviews for Ephedrine
Also known as: Akovaz, Corphedra
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|Narcolepsy||2 reviews||15 medications|
|Asthma, acute||1 review||161 medications|
|Summary of Ephedrine reviews||7.7||3 reviews|
Reviews for Ephedrine
For Narcolepsy: "2008 had meningitis since then I have got narcolepsy and ephedrine helps me a lot with the insomnia and concentration during the day to keep me alert."
charlene55 (taken for 1 to 6 months) February 26, 2013
9 users found this comment helpful.
For Narcolepsy: "25mg 2x a day. Once upon waking and once in the afternoon seems to get me going with addition to a cup of coffee. The pros are it works similarly to the typical narcoleptic drug. "
Narco August 11, 2011
7 users found this comment helpful.
For Asthma, acute: "I have a very hard time breathing, ephedrine helped me so much. Now that the price for it has gone up so much I can't buy it."
Anonymous November 4, 2009
12 users found this comment helpful.
For Not Listed / Other: "I used ephedrine for 15 years, but not correctly. I was addicted to it and could not stop. I was up to 36 pills a day. In October of 2007 I ended up in the hospital with an enlarged heart and fluid in my chest cavity that was seeping out of my heart. The pills had caused this to happen to my heart. It made my blood pressure sky rocket. I had to have an echo, heart catherization, stress tests and now I am on heart medicine and blood pressure medicine. I have no idea how it works if you use it correctly, but I am so glad I am finally off it for good."
debjackson March 17, 2009
32 users found this comment helpful.
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