44 patient evaluations for Celebrex

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klmom
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klmom
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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Nov 23, 2016 (Started Oct 20, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Arthritis pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 20, 2010 (Started Oct 20, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
Navy Nurse
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Navy Nurse
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I have:
ALS

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Aug 30, 2016 (Started Oct 15, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily

Aug 13, 2011 (Started Oct 15, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily

Nov 17, 2010 (Started Oct 15, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily

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30+ResearchYrs=Nada?
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30+ResearchYrs=Nada?
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Unreported
Fatigue: Unreported
Sleep: Unreported
Stiffness: Unreported
Function: Unreported
External_stress: Unreported
Stickman: unreported
Description:F43y
FM:9y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 13, 2016 (Started Jan 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Arthritis pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Acid reflux)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If you haven't take Celebrex because of the high cost, there is now a generic that works just as well! It costs me $10 instead of $100! Thank heaven for small favors. :)
Cost: < $25 monthly

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whatacall
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whatacall
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Little
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: Little
function: Some
external_stress: Little
Stickman: little
Description:F55y
FM:4y Dx
I am: g
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Aug 28, 2014 (Started Nov 02, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Arthritis pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Tendinitis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Costochondritis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: $100-199 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
AutumnFairy
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AutumnFairy
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Some
Stickman: most
Description:F46y
FM:10y Dx
CFS:?y
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 14, 2014 (Started Nov 13, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Arthritis pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Gastritis, Gastric Ulcer)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This drug is notorious for causing stomach ulcers. If your stomach is bothering you, be sure to get it checked out. I waited too long, and was very, very ill by the time I got a EGD, and Colonoscopy done. By then, my stomach was a mess, and bleeding.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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IlliniMS
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IlliniMS
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: None
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: none
Walking: mild
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Jul 16, 2013 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Not really sure that this helps all that much, but afraid to stop taking the medication.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 4, 2013 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 2, 2012 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 19, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: I discontinued this medication on my own. BIG mistake. I have been fighting every possible joint pain, aches, and nerve issues in my legs since I stopped two months ago I'm breaking down and starting over on the medication.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 6, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 31, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 1, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
MSA in Houston
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MSA in Houston
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Mood: Very bad
Cognition: Severe
Autonomic: Severe
Head: severe
Arms: moderate
Legs: severe
Tremors: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MSA

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Jul 1, 2013 (Started Nov 30, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Spinal Stenosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for MSA (Multiple System Atrophy))
  • Side effects
    Severe (Rashes (redness, swelling))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
TSSRA
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TSSRA
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 46
Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) 15 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

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Oct 23, 2012 (Started Sep 11, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Inflammation)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Arthritis pain)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA))
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Blood in stool, Diarrhea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: did not find any difference in pain or inflammation, digestive issues were like taking the ibuprofen 800mg-after about a month blood in stool.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 7, 2012 (Started Sep 11, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Inflammation)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Arthritis pain)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA))
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Blood in stool, Diarrhea)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: stopped taking this on my own to see if blood in stool went away with taking this med. out of picture and by day 4 of not taking it, the blood has gone away.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 31, 2012 (Started Sep 11, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Inflammation)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Arthritis pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA))
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Diarrhea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: taking one tablet daily at lunch time with food, daily diarrhea now..
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
danirae
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danirae
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:F37y
FM:8y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jul 15, 2012 (Started Nov 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Arthritis pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Stomach pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Mar 1, 2010 (Started Nov 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Arthritis pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Stomach pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This medication helped with soreness and inflammation. I wish it would have made it go completely away but it does help.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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tigger13039
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tigger13039
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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May 1, 2012 (Started Sep 05, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Pain in feet)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Inflammation)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Arthritis pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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