speechlessinseattle
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speechlessinseattle
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: none
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I am: n
I have:
PLS

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Jul 16, 2009 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: decreases stiffness and makes walking easier.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

May 26, 2009 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: there is a very fine line between what is needed to reduce spasticity, and taking to much so muscle weakness is intensified. everyone taking this drug should know what the line is, as not to be counter productive.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

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