2 patient evaluations for Prednisone taken for the purpose of 'Multiple Sclerosis' with a perceived effectiveness rating of None

grandma2009
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grandma2009
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: Severe
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: mild
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I am: vb
I have:
MS

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Jan 23, 2010 (Started Jan 12, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Multiple Sclerosis: None
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 4 x 5 mg/5 mL Daily
Advice & Tips: dosage wasn't strong enough for what I needed.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Farmer in WI
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Farmer in WI
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: severe
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Aug 21, 2009 (Started Apr 26, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Multiple Sclerosis: None
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Makes me very edgy, Roid rage effects (steroids), Weight gain, Increased appetite, Acne breakout, Facial swelling, Loss of sense of taste, Fatigue, Dry mouth (xerostomia), Fatigue, Dry mouth (xerostomia)

Aug 19, 2009 (Started Apr 26, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Multiple Sclerosis: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It is important to use this tappering dosage after the infusions. I wasn't given it the last 2 times after infusions and thought I was going to crawl out of my skin. So far at least that isn't happening.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Makes me very edgy, Roid rage effects (steroids), Weight gain, Increased appetite, Acne breakout, Facial swelling, Loss of sense of taste, Fatigue, Dry mouth (xerostomia), Fatigue, Dry mouth (xerostomia)

Aug 12, 2009 (Started Apr 26, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Multiple Sclerosis: None
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: roids are not fun to take. They play with your system. I have taken both oral and IV types and hate both.
Side effects: Makes me very edgy, Roid rage effects (steroids), Weight gain, Increased appetite, Acne breakout, Facial swelling, Loss of sense of taste, Fatigue, Dry mouth (xerostomia), Fatigue, Dry mouth (xerostomia)

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