81 patient evaluations for Tizanidine

whatacall
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whatacall
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: Some
function: Little
external_stress: Little
Stickman: most
Description:F53y
FM:2y Dx
I am: g
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Oct 18, 2014 (Started Oct 10, 2014)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pneumonia with pleurisy: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Cost: < $25 monthly

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thjuland
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thjuland
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: None
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: mild
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Oct 8, 2014 (Started Mar 06, 2014)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 12 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: none, i sleep as needed.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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sarahbellum
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sarahbellum
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: None
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Sep 2, 2014 (Started Jul 24, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Spasms: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Nighttime leg spasms: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 15, 2014 (Started Jul 24, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Spasms: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Nighttime leg spasms: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 10, 2010 (Started Jul 24, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Spasms: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Spasms in feet: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I started out taking one pill and had sci-fi type dreams but when I reduced to half a pill had normal dreams. I hadn't had ANY dreams for years so this medication is allowing me to get a deeper sleep possibly because I don't wake up to use the bathroom.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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the_lorelei
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the_lorelei
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Jun 30, 2014 (Started Jan 21, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Drowsiness

Apr 12, 2011 (Started Jan 21, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Tizanidine can really knock you out. Wait until you're ready for bed before taking.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Drowsiness

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nacona
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nacona
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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Apr 13, 2014 (Started Sep 13, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fasciculations: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Cramps: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle spasms: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Constipation

Jun 17, 2011 (Started Sep 13, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fasciculations: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Cramps: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle spasms: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 18 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Constipation

Dec 22, 2010 (Started Sep 13, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fasciculations: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Cramps: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle spasms: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 18 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: Constipation

Sep 13, 2010 (Started Sep 13, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fasciculations: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Cramps: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle spasms: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 12 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have not been taking this medication long enough to determine the difference between baclofen and tizanidine. The only side effect that I have encountered is constipation and irregularity. It does seem to control the cramps a little better. Cost listed below is without insurance.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Constipation

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Rejoice
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Rejoice
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 43
Condition: Spinal Stenosis 21 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: n
I have:
Spinal Stenosis

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Jan 7, 2014 (Started May 03, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Unrefreshing or poor sleep: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Insomnia: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 7 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Cutting the pills in half (but taking the same amount) makes the medication work way better. The pill coating is too thick, I guess.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence)

Dec 30, 2012 (Started May 03, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Insomnia: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Unrefreshing or poor sleep: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 7 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence)

May 5, 2010 (Started May 03, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: None
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Makes me fall asleep if I take it during the day, but if I take it before bed, I have a deep, restful sleep, and great dreams.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence)

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myhoney
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myhoney
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Mild
Overall: Mild
Cognition: mild
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: mild
Walking: mild
I am: vg
I have:
MS

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Jan 2, 2014 (Started Jun 09, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle spasms: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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ClownsPeach
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ClownsPeach
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Nov 15, 2013 (Started Jan 03, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 12 mg Daily

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

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Oct 28, 2013 (Started Aug 05, 2000)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Slight
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 4 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Sleepiness

Dec 1, 2008 (Started Aug 05, 2000)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 6 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Sleepiness

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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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Jun 28, 2013 (Started Nov 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 6 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jun 29, 2012 (Started Nov 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 6 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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