44 patient evaluations for Carbamazepine with a burden rating of Not at all

LinR
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LinR
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Left Eye : moderate
Right Eye : none
Sensation : moderate
Overall : mild
Swallowing : moderate
Arms : moderate
Legs : moderate
Bladder/Bowel : mild
Spinal Cord : mild
I am: g
I have:
NMO

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Dec 7, 2009 (Started Jul 10, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Tonic spasms: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Since I have been NMO IgG positive, but no clue yet as to whether I have relapsing NMO, my neuro said he didn't know if this medicine was doing any good or not. We are under "watchfful waiting" to see if I have another episode. I have only had one so far and hope that's all!!
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: Muscle jerks

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roblor
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roblor
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: mild
Vision: mild
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I have:
MS

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Nov 7, 2009 (Started Nov 30, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 600 mg Daily

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WILLIAM BAJCZ
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WILLIAM BAJCZ
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: None
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I have:
MS

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Nov 2, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Trigeminal neuralgia (trigeminal nerve pain): Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Nerve pain (neuralgia): Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I recomend this treatment and dosage.

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silver vixen
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silver vixen
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 29y
  • Duration: 24 yrs
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
0 seizures
189 weeks ago
I am: g
I have:
Epilepsy

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Sep 3, 2009 (Started Aug 03, 1990)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Seizures (grand mal or tonic-clonic): Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 800 mg Daily

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katonah
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katonah
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: None
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: mild
I have:
MS

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Jul 3, 2009 (Started Dec 09, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: Have your CBC done often, every two months at least.
Side effects: Increased appetite, Increased fatigue, Mood swings

Dec 16, 2008 (Started Dec 09, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 8 x 100 mg/5 mL Daily
Advice & Tips: I am taking 400mg in a slow release pill twice a day. It has been wonderful in relieving pain. I still have numbness in my hands but I can live with it.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Increased appetite, Increased fatigue, Mood swings

Oct 29, 2008 (Started Dec 09, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: Has worked well for me, especially for most of my nerve pain.
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Increased appetite, Increased fatigue, Mood swings

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MSGIRLINME
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MSGIRLINME
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Relapse: Severe
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I have:
MS

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Jun 26, 2009 (Started Jan 27, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 800 mg Daily

Jan 3, 2009 (Started Jan 27, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 800 mg Daily

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thedogmother
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thedogmother
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: Most
function: Little
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F58y
FM:8y
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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May 25, 2009 (Started Apr 30, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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skyrokit
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skyrokit
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 44y
  • Duration: 25 yrs
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
0 seizures
236 weeks ago
I have:
Epilepsy

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Apr 2, 2009 (Started Nov 24, 2001)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Epilepsy: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: The only generic Carba. that worked. Not sure what manufacturer it was.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Fatigue

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spider
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spider
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: severe
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I have:
ALS

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Aug 23, 2008 (Started Jan 12, 2004)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 100 mg/5 mL Daily

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Tegid
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Tegid
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 48y
  • Duration: 14 yrs
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
0 seizures
67 weeks ago
I am: g
I have:
Epilepsy

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Sep 15, 2007 (Started Jul 01, 2001)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Epilepsy: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I became much less lucid and had major difficulties carrying out everyday activities. I had to stop work.

Sep 15, 2006 (Started Jul 01, 2001)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Epilepsy: Slight
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Owing to escalating food intolerances, I asked consultant if drugs could be withdrawn. They suggested I switched to Oxycarbazepine.

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