Mestinon

Last Update May 4, 2016
Mestinon is a neuromuscular medication.
Uses: Mestinon is prescribed for Myasthenia Gravis and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. In addition, our data suggest that some patients take it for POTS and Dysautonomia, although this is not an approved use. Read More
Satisfaction Score
?
3.1
5 1 18422
Moderately Satisfied
based on 18,422 conversations around the web
Rate and review
Your rating:
Your rating has been added!
Share your experience
Share your experience
Last Update May 4, 2016
Satisfaction Score
?
3.1
Moderately Satisfied
based on 18,422 conversations around the web
Share your experience
Share your experience

Mestinon for treating POTS

Our data suggest that Mestinon is taken for POTS, although it is not approved for this condition.

content loaded dynamically
Filter by
Filter by
Gender
Role
Age
All
We found 456 discussions

Compare Mestinon to other medications

POTS medications
Mestinon
18,422 discussions
Taken for: Myasthenia Gravis, POTS*, Dysautonomia*
Other names: Mestinon Timespan, Pyridostigmine Bromide, Regonol
Method of use: Injection, Pill, Syrup
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.1
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Midodrine
8,084 discussions
Taken for: POTS, Low Blood Pressure, Dysautonomia, Orthostatic Hypotension, Orthostatic Intolerance
Other names: Proamatine
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.3
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Florinef
16,678 discussions
Taken for: POTS, Low Blood Pressure*, Tachycardia, Addison's Disease, Dysautonomia
Other names: Fludrocortisone
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
2.6
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Mestinon Timespan
244 discussions
Taken for: Myasthenia Gravis
Other names: Mestinon, Pyridostigmine Bromide, Regonol
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
No score available
Satisfaction
No score available
Helpfulness
Pyridostigmine Bromide
266 discussions
Taken for: Myasthenia Gravis
Other names: Mestinon, Mestinon Timespan, Regonol
Method of use: Injection, Pill, Syrup
Prescribing mode: Rx
No score available
Satisfaction
No score available
Helpfulness
Propranolol
65,765 discussions
Taken for: Anxiety, Migraines, Panic Attacks, Palpitations, Shaking
Other names: Inderal, Inderal LA, Bedranol, Half Inderal LA, Innopran
Method of use: Injection, Oral Drops, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.7
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Inderal
20,700 discussions
Taken for: Anxiety, Migraines, Shaking, Palpitations, High Blood Pressure
Other names: Propranolol, Inderal LA, Innopran XL, Bedranol, Half Inderal LA
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.6
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Klonopin
314,466 discussions
Taken for: Anxiety, Depression*, Withdrawal Symptoms*, Panic Attacks, Insomnia
Other names: Clonazepam, Rivotril, Clorazepam, Clonotril, Klonopin Wafer
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
4.0
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Zoloft
376,770 discussions
Taken for: Anxiety, Depression, Panic Attacks, OCD, Bipolar Disorder*
Other names: Sertraline, Lustral, Zosert, Serdep, Concorz
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.4
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Atenolol
40,874 discussions
Taken for: High Blood Pressure, Anxiety, Tachycardia, Palpitations, PVC's
Other names: Tenormin
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.4
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness

Compare Mestinon to other medications

POTS medications
Mestinon
18,422 discussions
Taken for: Myasthenia Gravis, POTS*, Dysautonomia*
Other names: Mestinon Timespan, Pyridostigmine Bromide, Regonol
Method of use: Injection, Pill, Syrup
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.1
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Midodrine
8,084 discussions
Taken for: POTS, Low Blood Pressure, Dysautonomia, Orthostatic Hypotension, Orthostatic Intolerance
Other names: Proamatine
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.3
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Florinef
16,678 discussions
Taken for: POTS, Low Blood Pressure*, Tachycardia, Addison's Disease, Dysautonomia
Other names: Fludrocortisone
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
2.6
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Mestinon Timespan
244 discussions
Taken for: Myasthenia Gravis
Other names: Mestinon, Pyridostigmine Bromide, Regonol
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
No score available
Satisfaction
No score available
Helpfulness
Pyridostigmine Bromide
266 discussions
Taken for: Myasthenia Gravis
Other names: Mestinon, Mestinon Timespan, Regonol
Method of use: Injection, Pill, Syrup
Prescribing mode: Rx
No score available
Satisfaction
No score available
Helpfulness
Propranolol
65,765 discussions
Taken for: Anxiety, Migraines, Panic Attacks, Palpitations, Shaking
Other names: Inderal, Inderal LA, Bedranol, Half Inderal LA, Innopran
Method of use: Injection, Oral Drops, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.7
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Inderal
20,700 discussions
Taken for: Anxiety, Migraines, Shaking, Palpitations, High Blood Pressure
Other names: Propranolol, Inderal LA, Innopran XL, Bedranol, Half Inderal LA
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.6
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Klonopin
314,466 discussions
Taken for: Anxiety, Depression*, Withdrawal Symptoms*, Panic Attacks, Insomnia
Other names: Clonazepam, Rivotril, Clorazepam, Clonotril, Klonopin Wafer
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
4.0
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Zoloft
376,770 discussions
Taken for: Anxiety, Depression, Panic Attacks, OCD, Bipolar Disorder*
Other names: Sertraline, Lustral, Zosert, Serdep, Concorz
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.4
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Atenolol
40,874 discussions
Taken for: High Blood Pressure, Anxiety, Tachycardia, Palpitations, PVC's
Other names: Tenormin
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.4
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Treato does not review third-party posts for accuracy of any kind, including for medical diagnosis or treatments, or events in general. Treato does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Usage of the website does not substitute professional medical advice.
The side effects featured here are based on those most frequently appearing in user posts on the Internet. The manufacturer's product labeling should always be consulted for a list of side effects most frequently appearing in patients during clinical studies. Talk to your doctor about which medications may be most appropriate for you.
The information reflected here is dependent upon the correct functioning of our algorithm. From time-to-time, our system might experience bugs or glitches that affect the accuracy or correct application of mathematical algorithms. We will do our best to update the site if we are made aware of any malfunctioning or misapplication of these algorithms. We cannot guarantee results and occasional interruptions in updating may occur. Please continue to check the site for updated information.
Welcome back! Sign in
See what other patients are saying
First time here? Sign up!
See what other patients are saying
Forgot your password?
No problem, we can help.
Please wait...