What is ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone?

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NCT00349622 is a clinical trial with ceftriaxone in subjects with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Other study IDs include: U01NS049640-02, NINDS, U01NS049640-02, NINDS CRC.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

side_effects of ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone"

Severe
2
Moderate
4
Mild
3
None
7

Commonly reported side effects, conditions, and hospitalizations associated with ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone

Gallstones 3
Beginning of gallstones 2
Yeast Infection (candida) 2
Acid reflux 1
Candidiasis (yeast infection) 1
Diarrhea 1

Show all 16 reported side effects

Dosages

Most common dosages (by patients currently using ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone)
Dosage Patients
4 g daily 5
2 other daily 2
1 other daily 1
2 mg daily 1
50 mg daily 1
Why Patients Stopped Using ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason Patients
Side effects too severe 4
Course of treatment ended 4
Doctor's advice 3
Other 2
Did not seem to work 1
See all 11 patients who’ve stopped using ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone

Duration

Currently Using ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone
Duration Patients
0-1 month 0
1-3 months 0
3-6 months 0
6 months-1 year 0
1-2 years 0
2 years or more 1
Stopped Using ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone
Duration Patients
0-1 month 2
1-3 months 0
3-6 months 0
6 months-1 year 2
1-2 years 6
2 years or more 1
Adherence
Always
13 81%
Usually
1 6%
Sometimes
0 0%
Never
2 13%
Burden
Very
3 19%
Somewhat
8 50%
A little
4 25%
Not at all
1 6%
Cost per month
$200+
1 8%
$100-199
0 0%
$50-99
0 0%
$25-49
0 0%
< $25
12 92%
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2 patient evaluations for ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone

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Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
ALS

See 7573's full ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone history

Apr 29, 2011 (Started Oct 22, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1 other Daily
Advice & Tips: I take this treatment twice a day. People tell me that my ALS is moving slower.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 4, 2011 (Started Oct 22, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 1 other Daily
Advice & Tips: I think this is a good study. We set a time each morning to take the medication, and it is no problem for us. I feel I swallow better when I am on the medication. Taking this medication is an adjustment to my life, but so is ALS and if this is going help me, I'll do it.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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moolaw
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I am: b
I have:
ALS

See moolaw's full ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone history

Dec 20, 2010 (Started Oct 11, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Participate in clinical trial: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It's no problem for me, but my husband has so much to do that he forgets to thaw the medicine sometimes.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Lymphocytopenia (low lymphocytes), Itching and rash from patch adhesive

Nov 20, 2010 (Started Oct 11, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Participate in clinical trial: None
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I feel like I'm getting worse more quickly, but don't know whether it is the study drug or riluzole.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Lymphocytopenia (low lymphocytes), Itching and rash from patch adhesive

Oct 21, 2010 (Started Oct 11, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Participate in clinical trial: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 4 g Daily
Advice & Tips: I was afraid that the procedures for administering the drug would be difficult, but it isn't too hard for my husband to do and it is easy to schedule early in the morning and then before bed. I feel good about participating in a trial.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Lymphocytopenia (low lymphocytes), Itching and rash from patch adhesive

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