FDA Approved Drugs and User Comments: RANOLAZINE

User Comments:


Ranexa (ranolazine) for Angina: “Had a stent put in and another needs to be put in but they can’t get the wire to it. Trying to fix it with medication and it is working. I’ve been having pains thinking its Angina. I’ve been taking 500mg twice a day and its working. No more pains that was Dec. had already met me max payout. Now Jan. and now they want $359.00 for 1 month and almost $1000.00 for 3 months too expensive for meSorry!! Good medication but I’m NOT paying that”

TTTTTT January 8, 2018


Ranexa (ranolazine) for Angina: “I have Angina from small artery blockages they cannot Stent. I really can’t afford it. I tried to stop taking it and the horrible back pain returned. I took one pill and had relief in an hour. I notice no side effects except constipation. I’m definitely going to have to continue this drug. Perhaps once a day instead of twice. I am supposed to take 500 mg twice a day.”

Sandinnalee1 December 7, 2017


Ranexa (ranolazine) for Angina: “Had two heart caths to fix a blocked right artery but the Docs were unsuccessful. I’ve been on Ranexa for about a year for angina pain. Started on 1000 mg twice daily but after a couple months I began to get dizzy spells. So I cut back to 500 mg twice daily and I still have no angina pain and now no dizziness. Tried to cut back to 500 mg once a day, but angina came back. So Ranexa definitely helps. I’m now back to taking 500 mg twice daily.”

Still Kicking (taken for 1 to 2 years) November 20, 2017


For Angina: “I have not gained any comfort using this drug.”

Pragnaratna. (taken for 1 to 6 months) September 23, 2017


Ranexa (ranolazine) for Angina: “I was given Ranexa by my Physician Assistant for some minor chest pain. I took 4 doses of Ranexa (500 mg) as prescribed. I experienced dizziness, was light headed. That evening about midnight while I was in bed I had uncontrollable diarrhea, headed to the bathroom, changed pajamas and immediately had uncontrollable diarrhea again. Returning to bed I experienced the uncontrollable diarrhea while asleep. I did not take any more and ended up in the hospital emergency room severely dehydrated. I was there two days with numerous tests. After this experience, I would never take this again. I destroyed the rest of the pills.”

Cider man (taken for less than 1 month) August 29, 2017


Ranexa (ranolazine) for Angina: “This caused dizziness, diarrhea, low blood pressure, nausea, and eventually liver failure for my parent, after less than one month of use. Research this before you start taking this drug.”

offspring (taken for less than 1 month) June 15, 2017

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