128 patient evaluations for Modafinil

jammer
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jammer
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Severe
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Aug 27, 2011 (Started Apr 22, 1999)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence): Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Jittery feeling

Dec 11, 2009 (Started Apr 22, 1999)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence): Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Jitteryness does lessen
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Jittery feeling

  • 1 helpful mark
IamSuperMommy
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IamSuperMommy
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Jul 26, 2011 (Started Apr 07, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Multiple Sclerosis: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
kschu
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kschu
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: Mild
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Jul 15, 2011 (Started Mar 15, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Multiple Sclerosis: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
hummingbird
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hummingbird
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: None
Overall: None
Cognition: mild
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: none
Walking: none
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Jun 15, 2011 (Started May 24, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Multiple Sclerosis: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 31, 2010 (Started May 24, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: As I said before, couldn't tell a difference in energy level or fatigue so I stopped.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Katielou
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Katielou
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: None
Overall: None
Cognition: mild
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: none
Walking: none
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Jun 10, 2011 (Started Feb 04, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence): Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Brain fog: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Headaches, Headaches

Feb 24, 2009 (Started Feb 04, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence): Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Brain fog: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Headaches, Headaches

Dec 4, 2008 (Started Feb 04, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence): Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Brain fog: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I got bad headaches on a whole tablet but 1/2 a tablet works just fine without any side effects
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: Headaches, Headaches

  • 1 helpful mark
Dinny2
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Dinny2
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Jun 1, 2011 (Started Feb 02, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It serves it's purpose, (fights fatigue)
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
uqgyoung
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uqgyoung
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 3
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Overwhelming
41 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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May 26, 2011 (Started Jul 18, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence): Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Obstructive sleep apnea: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Got my life back. When combined with SSRI's was by far the best treatment for depression I have ever seen. It should be considered for trials for depression.....
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: Hot flashes

Jun 19, 2010 (Started Jul 18, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence): Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Obstructive sleep apnea: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Life with out Modafinil is very ordinary. I was first diagnosed with depression two year before having a sleep study and OSA and somnolence was discovered. I wonder now if the depression was just a result of these two conditions. I am on 150mg of Setraline for the depression and since being on both that and 200mg of modafinil, I have my life back. I once could not walk past the bed and not want to get in. I often fell aslep if I lay down on the floor to play with my children. I was a zombie. Great drug. Worth every cent for my issues.
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: Hot flashes

  • 1 helpful mark
bkplus3
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bkplus3
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Mar 25, 2011 (Started Aug 18, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
stormyhorse
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stormyhorse
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: mild
Vision: mild
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: mild
Walking: mild
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Mar 22, 2011 (Started Apr 19, 2004)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Oct 6, 2009 (Started Apr 19, 2004)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Provigil use to help me more with my lassitude fatigue. I've been taken Provigil for at least eight years. I've notice that the drug does not seem to be working as well.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
jennifer18
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jennifer18
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 2
Mania: 0
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Severe
40 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar I

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Mar 1, 2011 (Started Oct 01, 2002)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence): Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It was easy. It did not keep me from sleeping but it helped keep me awake during the day. No side effects. When my insurance stopped paying, I had to re-do other meds that were sedating. Provigil was necessary but insufficient to keep me awake.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 6, 2010 (Started Oct 01, 2002)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence): Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 400 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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