14 patient evaluations for Baclofen intrathecal pump

Jan 1, 2010 (Started Jan 07, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 12.5 mg Daily

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Dec 11, 2009 (Started May 12, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (stiffness in knees)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 43 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: no drowsiness like when taking oral form just after started yaking, knees would stiffen/freeze in place when inactive - very painful at night
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: stiffness in knees

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Mar 27, 2009 (Started Apr 21, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Severe (kink in the catheter)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: One time
Advice & Tips: I had a bad & rare reaction. The pump was turned off that night in the ER.
Side effects: kink in the catheter

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