37 patient evaluations for Mycophenolate mofetil

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Mar 15, 2010 (Started Jun 28, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Prevent organ rejection)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (diarrhea, loss of balance)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 250 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 28, 2010 (Started Sep 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Some of the numbness and girddling was beginning to decrease
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 10, 2009 (Started Oct 05, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for weakness in leg(s))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 3000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: the expense. I will have to stop because my benefits will not cover after May
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 1, 2009 (Started May 01, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 19, 2008 (Started Jul 02, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips: my advice is... well I don't know. I felt nothing to be honest, and as I was getting out from a clinical trial because I had a relapse and felt scared, Cellcept didn't make me feel secure. For me, Cellcept didn't help because I felt... nothing at all only fear of getting worse!
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 31, 2008 (Started Jul 02, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: For my RRMS it did not showed any positive signs, although I was going thru a strange relapse, so I got scared and just wanted to get back to Copaxone. Looking back, I think I didn't gave Cellcept a chance to work.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 1, 2006 (Started Oct 09, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for transplant rejection prevention)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Cellcept caused severe symptoms that included extreme weight loss and no appetite. I often went days without eating and often vomited an hour after taking the medicine. Went to doctor's and was given Prevacid but, still no relief.

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Jun 6, 2001 (Started Jan 09, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Prevent organ rejection)
  • Side effects
    Severe (dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: dizziness, diarreah, constipation
Cost: $200+ monthly
Side effects: dizziness, nausea

  • 0 helpful marks
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