8 patient evaluations for Suction Machine

Jul 7, 2017 (Started Aug 17, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for excess mucus)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Every 8 Weeks
Advice & Tips: Don't use it that much right now, but will in the future.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 28, 2017 (Started Aug 17, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for excess mucus)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Every Other Week
Advice & Tips: Use only as needed, when spitting out secretions is hard and breathing is difficult. About 2 times a month. Mostly use the cough assist machine
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 23, 2016 (Started Aug 17, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for excess mucus)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Every Other Week
Advice & Tips: Use only as needed, when spitting out secretions is hard and breathing is difficult.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 29, 2012 (Started Mar 10, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for excess mucus)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: The Suction Machine has been a revelation and as well as being a life saver during emergency choking episodes, it is really good when brushing teeth.

  • 2 helpful marks

Aug 17, 2010 (Started Sep 15, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for increased secretions)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: Pic adress: http://www.gerd-nf.de.vu/bilder_icons/fuer_PLM/AE7200_DeVilbiss-suction-unit.jpg

  • 0 helpful marks
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