11 patient evaluations for Metaxalone

Oct 15, 2012 (Started May 07, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This did not work for me it was a change up from Baclofen. The Dr's. wanted to do a baclofen pump. I wanted something different. Currently on Ativan and Oral Morphine.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

Jan 5, 2012 (Started Feb 16, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for back pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1600 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 22, 2011 (Started Mar 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for neck pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: This didn't seem to work for me, other than alleviating menstrual cramps. I found a much better result from Cyclobenzaprine.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

May 3, 2010 (Started Mar 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain in shoulder(s))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for neck pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
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