3 patient evaluations for Terbinafine

Dec 24, 2011 (Started Dec 16, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for nail fungus)
  • Side effects
    Mild (anxious mood, restless feeling in legs)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 250 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I noticed increased anxiety and restless legs on the first night after I had taken a tablet couple hours before bed. The side effects haven't re-occurred after that. Now it's 9th day of the treatment, 8 tablets eaten.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Aug 5, 2011 (Started Jul 20, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for jock itch)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 g Daily
Advice & Tips: Saw results almost immediately. I had tried anti fungal soap with no luck, but the lamisil worked on the first night. It is a simple cream that you rub on the affected area before bedtime.
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: hair loss

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Aug 1, 2010 (Started Oct 30, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fungal infection of nail)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 250 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have decided NOT to see a foot doctor, instead I'm treating the nail infection with Nonyx Nail Gel, Nail Tek and Fungi Cure. My pharmacy carries them and I sometimes buy them online, when they are less expensive.
Cost: $100-199 monthly

Jul 27, 2010 (Started Oct 30, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fungal infection of nail)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 250 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Insurance plan wants me to see a foot doctor, before they will continue this generic medication.
Cost: $100-199 monthly

Jan 21, 2010 (Started Oct 30, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fungal infection of nail)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 250 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This is the generic version and it is less effective than the brand name drug, Lamisil.
Cost: $100-199 monthly

Nov 7, 2008 (Started Oct 30, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 250 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This is the generic for Lamisil and works even slower.
Cost: $100-199 monthly

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