40 patient evaluations for Melatonin

pan43
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pan43
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 0
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Low
63 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Mar 17, 2015 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Insomnia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: My understanding of melatonin is that taking more does not improve its effectiveness and may decrease its effectiveness.

  • 0 helpful marks
Irvingc
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I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 17, 2015 (Started Mar 10, 2015)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Sleep problems: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Insomnia: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Difficulty sleeping through night: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I am sleeping a little more through the night with out having so many nightmares and not waking up as much. Yaaaa!

  • 0 helpful marks
rainydaygirl
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rainydaygirl
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: Some
function: None
external_stress: Some
Stickman: most
Description:F71y
FM:25y Dx
CFS:6y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 17, 2015 (Started Jun 15, 2002)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Sleep problems: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Insomnia: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 7.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have to change my dose occasionally depending on whether I'm at home, sleeping with my prescription med plus the melatonin or whether we are traveling and my sleep is poorer and my pain is up. I'm so glad it works for me to help me fall asleep. (My prescription sleep med helps me stay asleep.).
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Robert51
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Robert51
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 63
Condition: Restless Legs 3 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: None
I am: n
I have:
Restless Legs

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May 25, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Insomnia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Melatonin may worsen RLS. No it doesn't seem to.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
HappyPhysicist
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HappyPhysicist
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

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May 24, 2013 (Started Jan 26, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jun 21, 2011 (Started Jan 26, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
kitrona
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kitrona
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 36
Condition: Ehlers Danlos 8 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
I am: n
I have:
Ehlers Danlos

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Sep 28, 2012 (Started Nov 17, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Sleep problems: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 17, 2012 (Started Nov 17, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Sleep problems: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Chelena
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Chelena
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: All
Stiffness: Most
function: Some
external_stress: All
Stickman: all
Description:F59y
FM:11y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Aug 6, 2012 (Started Jul 28, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Difficulty sleeping through night: Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 500 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
damnitkelsey
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damnitkelsey
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 0
Mania: 2
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Moderate
19 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: b
I have:
Schizoaffective Disorder

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May 25, 2012 (Started Jan 15, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Insomnia: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
samantha12
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samantha12
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Mental Symptoms : mild
Physical Symptoms : none
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I am: vg
I have:
HIV

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Mar 21, 2012 (Started Jun 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Sleep problems: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 3 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
jus' me
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jus' me
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Little
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: None
function: None
external_stress: Little
Stickman: some
Description:F51y
CFS:?y
FM:3y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 10, 2012 (Started Sep 15, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Insomnia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 6 mg Daily

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