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User Reviews & Ratings - Danocrine oral


Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Danocrine oral.

Overall User Ratings

6 Total User Reviews

User Reviews

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Condition: Endometriosis
6/10/2016 10:57:19 AM

Reviewer: Sunshine, 45-54 on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I began taking Danocrine post-op in 1999. I just stopped taking it in March 2016 due to I am now post menopausal. I gained approx. 10-15 lbs. and voice has deepened a little however both of those side effects could be from my age and lifestyle. The drug was a God send for me. I was in so much pain I was begging for a hysterectomy

Condition: Endometriosis
4/6/2016 3:08:11 AM

Reviewer: BlackRoseHeart, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took Danocrine in the early 90's to treat endometriosis. I was supposed to take it for about 9 months to "simulate pregnancy" by stopping my menstrual cycle long enough to "heal". I could only do it for 3 months, because the side effects were awful. I became so gassy that I was in pain all the time. I was taking anti-gas medicine by prescription every day. I vomited f ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Endometriosis
4/3/2012 8:33:53 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This med was not taken by me but by my sister. She took it for treatment post operatively for endometriosis. She was on it for 6 months. She took it when she was 18 years old. She is now 56 and is being treated for ovarian cancer. She previously developed breast cancer. I feel this medication might have contributed to her cancer albeit years later. Use extreme caution if you are prescribed ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Endometriosis
5/23/2011 12:40:35 PM

Reviewer: JCherokee, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
In 1984 I was told I had Endometriosis. I was to take Danocrine for three months. However, after only 1 month of taking this medicine, I gain from 115 lbs. to 175 lbs. I immediately told my doctors they had to do something else. Surgery was done and all of my female organs were taken out and placed on 0.625 mg Premirin (replacement hormone). After 2 months I had a series of strokes. My weight is ... Show Full Comment

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