Horizant User Reviews

Horizant - User Reviews

Horizant User Reviews

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Comment from: wewilly, 65-74 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient) Published: September 10

used for 5 days have severe side effects that have been going on for 5 weeks and cannot get under control (edema,pneumona,laryngitis,nasal obstruction,difficulty breathing,wheezing) have been to 3 DRS. no one can pin it down or fix it going to Rochester MN hospital soon

Related Reading: edema | laryngitis

Comment from: 55-64 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient) Published: March 05

Ended in ER with allergic rash over body that felt like prickly heat. Did not help with jerking motion of upper body during night. Horrible experience.

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Comment from: Kay, 65-74 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient) Published: February 18

Took one dose at 5PM Extreme side effects next day - could not walk on my own, kept falling asleep, slurred my words when trying to converse. Will never use this drug again!

Comment from: RAC, 45-54 on Treatment for 1-6 months (Patient) Published: February 07

The Directions for this say to take at about 5pm, I take it about 2 hours before I want to go to bed (since that is how long until it make me sleepy). If I take it at bedtime I will either oversleep or be very groggy in the morning.

Comment from: mutdog, 65-74 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient) Published: December 05

The RLS restless legs that I had was unbearable...I dreaded each evening as it would begin and be relentless. Horizant began to work almost immediately..I am even sleeping better and uncontrollable movements are practically nonexistent. Yes, I was groggy the first week but have acclimated to that. Honestly, this has been like a miracle for me.


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