10 patient evaluations for Cyclobenzaprine taken for the purpose of 'Stiffness/Spasticity'

racegrrl714
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racegrrl714
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Little
Stickman: all
Description:F35y
CFS:?y
FM:5y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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May 7, 2013 (Started Aug 12, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle twitching (fasciculations): Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle spasms: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Cost: < $25 monthly

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

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Sep 19, 2011 (Started Sep 26, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Was taken off by pain doc. Karen Nelson, MD
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 3, 2010 (Started Sep 26, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: They help my stiffness and spasms quite a bit, but because of a mix up with my mail order pharmacy, I have been out for a while and it could be 2 months until I can get some more.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 14, 2010 (Started Sep 26, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Don't think it is working as well as it was.

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Miksirch
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Miksirch
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
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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Mar 24, 2011 (Started Oct 14, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: My doctor gave me free samples because Medicare didn't cover it, she gave me months at a time, but is no longer getting them. By far, I can say this was one of the best medications I have ever taken!
Cost: < $25 monthly

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JnSma6
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JnSma6
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: mild
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Jan 31, 2011 (Started May 10, 1998)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle spasms: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jun 9, 2010 (Started May 10, 1998)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle spasms: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

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mislissa1029
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mislissa1029
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Oct 10, 2009 (Started Oct 09, 2003)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle spasms in lower back: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle spasms: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Poor Concentration, Urinary hesitancy, Constipation, Constipation, Memory problems, Memory problems, Dry mouth (xerostomia), Headaches

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pecan420
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pecan420
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Relapse: Severe
Sensation: Severe
Overall: Severe
Cognition: severe
Vision: severe
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I have:
MS

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Aug 18, 2009 (Started Apr 08, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This works fairly well. There are times tho, that it feels like Nothing works.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 16, 2009 (Started Apr 08, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Just don't expect a HUGE relief.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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MSmary
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MSmary
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Aug 16, 2009 (Started Nov 10, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Side effects: Urinary retention, Word finding difficulty

Mar 5, 2009 (Started Nov 10, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I have heard of cases where if you dont follow the exact dosing instructions, it can the exact opposite effect. So if you miss a dose dont double up!!
Side effects: Urinary retention, Word finding difficulty

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

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Sep 24, 2008 (Started Jun 12, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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D'awesome
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D'awesome
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
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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Aug 26, 2008 (Started Mar 04, 2002)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: Take early in the evening... by 10pm, so that you have a full 8hrs to sleep. Better yet, use Zanaflex.... it's more effective.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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TomBerdine
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TomBerdine
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Off
Mouth/throat: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: vg
I have:
Parkinson's

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Aug 20, 2008 (Started Feb 02, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Dont think it does anything.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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