101 patient evaluations for Natalizumab taken for the purpose of 'Multiple Sclerosis'

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butterfliekiss
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butterfliekiss
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: Mild
Cognition: mild
Vision: mild
Speech: mild
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: mild
I have:
MS

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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

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B JOHNSON
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B JOHNSON
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: None
Cognition: mild
Vision: mild
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: none
Walking: none
I am: g
I have:
MS

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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

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bluedot
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bluedot
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: none
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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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

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MSmary
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MSmary
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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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

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katonah
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katonah
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: None
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: mild
I have:
MS

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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

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Jersey
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Jersey
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I have:
MS

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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)

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Oilyn
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Oilyn
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I have:
MS

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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

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missangie
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missangie
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: None
Overall: None
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: none
Walking: severe
I have:
MS

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Jan 25, 2009 (Started Aug 25, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/15 mL Monthly
Advice & Tips: can cause fatigue a day or two prior to infusion.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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LITTLE C
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LITTLE C
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I have:
MS

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Jan 18, 2009 (Started Aug 08, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Monthly
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 19, 2008 (Started Aug 08, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Monthly
Advice & Tips: I haven't had any new symptoms since starting Tysabri about a year ago
Cost: < $25 monthly

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littlequeenbee
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littlequeenbee
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: mild
Walking: severe
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Nov 30, 2008 (Started May 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Improve mobility)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Weakness in legs)
  • side effects
    Mild (Fear of PML, Tiredness, Stomach pain, UTI symptoms)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/15 mL Monthly
Side effects: Stomach pain, UTI symptoms, Tiredness, Fear of PML

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