3 patient evaluations for Steroids

Aug 10, 2011 (Started Aug 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for sciatic neuralgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for herniated disc)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Oral steroids do not provide long term pain relief from sciatic pain. For me, they did not provide even short term pain relief. I suggest not trying them for sciatic pain.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 5, 2010 (Started Jul 28, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for optic neuritis right eye)
  • Side effects
    Severe (mood swings)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: mood swings

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 24, 2008 (Started Nov 10, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 1 mEq/L Daily
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
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