8 patient evaluations for tapentadol

Jul 22, 2019 (Started Jun 08, 2019)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Mild (decreased appetite)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: This has been an absolute game changer. My GP doesn't want to prescribe it, but my pain specialist has utterly changed my life by finally finding something that has reduced the agony I was in.
Cost: $100-199 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2015 (Started Mar 04, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for back pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle and joint pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Twice daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 13, 2013 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for back pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for neck pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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