249 patient evaluations for Baclofen

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Nov 13, 2009 (Started Oct 20, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle twitching (fasciculations))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 10, 2009 (Started Oct 20, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle twitching (fasciculations))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily

May 23, 2009 (Started Oct 20, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle twitching (fasciculations))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 18, 2009 (Started Oct 20, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for muscle twitching (fasciculations))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 20, 2008 (Started Oct 20, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 8, 2009 (Started Apr 04, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Keep your mind open this is not the ONLY drug out there to get you through this, a mistake I made.

Feb 3, 2009 (Started Apr 04, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips: just take it! it may take a long time to see the effects/results but they do help in the long run.

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 28, 2009 (Started Apr 20, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 80 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I find that it is not at all difficult to take this medicine Baclofen also allows better relaxation so sleep comes easier I find that I am more comfortable throughout the day
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: sleepiness

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 4, 2009 (Started Jul 14, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Side effects: sleepiness

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 11, 2009 (Started Mar 09, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    Severe (muscle weakness, dry mouth, shallow breathing, staggering walk)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Be sensitive towards any changes in your body. I was having more trouble breathing, and realized that it had to be the Baclofen!
Side effects: staggering walk, muscle weakness, shallow breathing, dry mouth

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 1, 2009 (Started Mar 23, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (lightheadedness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.15 mg Daily
Side effects: lightheadedness

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 20, 2009 (Started Feb 04, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sleepiness, dry mouth, constipation)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: constipation, dry mouth, sleepiness, sleepiness

Oct 14, 2009 (Started Feb 04, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sleepiness, dry mouth, constipation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: constipation, dry mouth, sleepiness, sleepiness

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 29, 2009 (Started Sep 23, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I would't take this if I would have a lot more spazims! It helps a lot but I still have a problem with stiffness even when my doctor raised my dose.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 30, 2009 (Started Dec 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 16, 2009 (Started Jan 28, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    Mild (tiredness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: tiredness

  • 0 helpful marks
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