104 patient evaluations for Natalizumab taken for the purpose of 'multiple sclerosis'

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Aug 1, 2009 (Started Jan 05, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 27, 2009 (Started Aug 31, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (tiredness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/15 mL every 4 weeks
Cost: $200+ monthly
Side effects: tiredness

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 18, 2009 (Started Apr 08, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (allergic reaction, head pain, itchy rash, tiredness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Monthly
Advice & Tips: The main side affect that bothers me the most is the tightening of my chest and the difficulty breathing during the infusion, also I get the chills during the flush
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: tiredness, allergic reaction, itchy rash, head pain

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 19, 2009 (Started )

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (metallic taste in mouth, tiredness, joint pain, stomach pain, nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Side effects: tiredness, nausea, stomach pain, metallic taste in mouth, joint pain

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 18, 2009 (Started Dec 10, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/15 mL Monthly
Advice & Tips: the best choice i made for MS
Cost: $100-199 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 15, 2009 (Started Dec 25, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/15 mL Monthly
Cost: $200+ monthly

Dec 25, 2008 (Started Dec 25, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/15 mL Monthly
Cost: $100-199 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

Mar 5, 2009 (Started May 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (headaches, stomach pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/15 mL Monthly
Side effects: headaches, stomach pain

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 4, 2009 (Started May 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Monthly
Advice & Tips: I think it helped me in the beginning but since I stopped my monthly treatment, I can't tell the difference.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 12, 2009 (Started Apr 01, 1997)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (headaches, generalized weakness (asthenia))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/15 mL Monthly
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: headaches, generalized weakness (asthenia)

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 26, 2009 (Started Jan 05, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/15 mL Monthly
Advice & Tips: be aware of any unusual infections
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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