240 patient evaluations for Baclofen

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margie99
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margie99
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
On
Mouth/throat: moderate
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Jul 1, 2013 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Dystonia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: Didn't work as well as I hoped it would
Cost: < $25 monthly

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speechlessinseattle
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speechlessinseattle
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: none
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
PLS

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Jun 27, 2013 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

Jun 29, 2012 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Muscle weakness, Staggering walk)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

Sep 17, 2011 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Muscle weakness, Staggering walk)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

Nov 14, 2010 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If you think the baclofen is not working, stop taking it and you will see how much it really does work.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

Sep 2, 2010 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Muscle weakness, Staggering walk)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: increased urination
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

Aug 8, 2009 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Muscle weakness, Staggering walk)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If you need it, take it. It helps.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

Jul 16, 2009 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Muscle weakness, Staggering walk)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: decreases stiffness and makes walking easier.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

May 26, 2009 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Muscle weakness, Staggering walk)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: there is a very fine line between what is needed to reduce spasticity, and taking to much so muscle weakness is intensified. everyone taking this drug should know what the line is, as not to be counter productive.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

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heathercf75
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heathercf75
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Jun 11, 2013 (Started Jan 19, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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CURLYWINGS
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CURLYWINGS
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: Mild
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Jun 1, 2013 (Started Nov 19, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Neurological fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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trpaquinn
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trpaquinn
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: mild
Vision: none
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I am: n
I have:
MS

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May 15, 2013 (Started Oct 28, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily

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Goodpenny
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Goodpenny
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: b
I have:
Parkinson's

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May 15, 2013 (Started May 27, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Muscle rigidity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

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djacobsen1979
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djacobsen1979
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I am: vb
I have:
ALS

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Mar 7, 2013 (Started Feb 28, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: taking baclofen made an obvious difference in cloeness (sp) and muscle spacticity

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HappyPhysicist
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HappyPhysicist
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

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Mar 5, 2013 (Started Jan 05, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Did not seem to help my cramps at all.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 1, 2013 (Started Jan 05, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Muscle cramps)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: ineffective for controlling cramps
Cost: < $25 monthly

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

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Feb 28, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I walk like Frankenstein without this

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survivrgrl
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survivrgrl
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Feb 22, 2013 (Started Apr 10, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Baclofen helped relax me before bedtime.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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