8 patient evaluations for Alprazolam taken for the purpose of 'Panic attacks' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Moderate

echoj
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echoj
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 3
Mania: 0
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: None
45 F
Function: Low
Distress: Moderate
I am: g
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Jul 29, 2014 (Started Dec 22, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Insomnia: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Panic attacks: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed

Jul 8, 2010 (Started Dec 22, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Insomnia: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Panic attacks: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: This medication has helped me with my feelings as they become overwhelming, or situations that I start to panic about as well as to sleep when my mind will not stop touching on everything and I can't stop it.

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iMOVE4PD
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iMOVE4PD
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
On
Mouth/throat: moderate
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: b
I have:
Parkinson's

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Feb 13, 2013 (Started Oct 09, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Inability to handle stress (bad stress reactions): Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Panic attacks: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Panic Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Cyprian1
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Cyprian1
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: Severe
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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May 14, 2010 (Started Nov 07, 2001)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Increase effect of another treatment: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Panic attacks: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: highly addictive , if i even forget to take 1 , i begin having withdrawals ...
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Dizziness (vertigo), Anger and irritability between doses

Sep 20, 2008 (Started Nov 07, 2001)

  • Perceived effectiveness for General health: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Major
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Started taking .05 mgs. in 2001 .. was gradually increased over time and ended up taking 6 - 1 mg. tabs a day .. the anxiety and panic got worse ... so after weaning myself down to 3 -4 , 1 mgs. tabs a day , made a plan with my therapist and pcp to get off this drug as it is most likely not needed anymore ... the side effects of withdrawal are horrendous, but necessary to get off this highly addictive and misused drug ...
Side effects: Dizziness (vertigo), Anger and irritability between doses

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emceedowell
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emceedowell
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
31 M
I have:
GAD

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Feb 3, 2010 (Started Sep 23, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Panic attacks: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Drowsiness

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blondiebubbles
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blondiebubbles
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 28
Condition: 8 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: n

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Dec 4, 2009 (Started Oct 02, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Panic attacks: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 0.5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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

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Nov 3, 2009 (Started May 20, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxiety and frustration: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Panic attacks: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I was taken off for now to try the valium for the severe muscle spasms that I have in my right lower leg. It will hopefully help the anxiiety too.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Sleepiness

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ashhenry
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ashhenry
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Little
Stickman: all
Description:F34y
FM:6y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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May 4, 2009 (Started May 04, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Panic attacks: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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helpmeifyoucan
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helpmeifyoucan
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age:
Condition: 7 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: n

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Nov 30, 2008 (Started Feb 11, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Panic attacks: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Side effects: Sleepiness

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