5 patient evaluations for Apomorphine

Oct 29, 2008 (Started Oct 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Mild (injection site itching)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: $200+ monthly
Side effects: injection site itching

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Oct 30, 2007 (Started )

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Advice & Tips: You have to take anti nausea meds before shots. Injection sites aggravated with higher dosages. The drug helped the movements, but then put me to sleep. It has been 3 years since I stopped it. I understand that it is a rescue drug for PWPs who freeze.

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