Riluzole

HappyPhysicist's Riluzole History (Stopped)
100 mg Daily Jan 24, 2011 - Apr 15, 2012
Stopped Did not seem to work Apr 15, 2012

HappyPhysicist's Riluzole is for…

  • ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)

HappyPhysicist has not reported any side effects for Riluzole.

Evaluations


Apr 15, 2012

Dosage
100 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Side Effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Cost
$25-49 monthly

Feb 4, 2011

Dosage
100 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Side Effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips
Scheduled to take 2 hours after last meal and one hour before. 11 am and 11 pm seems to be the perfect time for that. Set my phone to remind me.
Cost
$25-49 monthly

About Riluzole (Prescription Drug)

Riluzole is the first drug to be approved for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Riluzole does not cure ALS or improve symptoms, but may extend survival or the time to tracheostomy.

Learn more about Riluzole in our Riluzole Community Report.