Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Diverticulosis 10 1
Constipation 6 1
General health 5 2
Bowel irritability 2 0
Chronic constipation 1 0
Diverticulitis 1 0

Show all 11 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 3
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with High fiber diet

Side effect Patients
extra bowel movements 1
Flatulence 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently using High fiber diet

Dosage Patients
daily 4
all the time (24/7) 1
three times daily 1

Why patients stopped taking High fiber diet

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 2
Side effects too severe 2
Doctor's advice 1
See all 3 patients who’ve stopped using High fiber diet

Duration

Currently using High fiber diet

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 2
5 - 10 years 2
10 years or more 2

Stopped using High fiber diet

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
2 - 5 years 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 1
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 4
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1 patient evaluation for High fiber diet

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Shakin
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Shakin
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: vg
I have:
Parkinson's

See Shakin's full High fiber diet history

Mar 28, 2009 (Started Nov 03, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Constipation)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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