244 patient evaluations for Baclofen

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martintreat
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martintreat
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I am: b
I have:
PLS

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May 12, 2014 (Started Jul 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for PLS (Primary Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Taken orally not on implant. 20 mg every 6 hours plus 10mg/day is doctor recommended and some days are like that, but most days 60 and one Valium, any less and spasm, cramps and twitches return.

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tigger13039
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tigger13039
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Mar 10, 2014 (Started Feb 08, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Back pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Pain in legs)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Generalized muscle aches)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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God's Worshipper
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God's Worshipper
Gender: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Low
59 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: b
I have:
Schizoaffective Disorder

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Mar 1, 2014 (Started Feb 19, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 24, 2014 (Started Feb 19, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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nvpioneer1950
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nvpioneer1950
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Jan 13, 2014 (Started Jun 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I was on Baclofen for a year and a half. I didn't think it was working and I wanted to started eliminating some of the prescriptions I'm on so over a month, i weaned myself off of it. Within 3 days, horrendous lag and calf cramps started, severe enough to wake me up in the middle of the night. I tried tonic water, increased my stretching - all to no avail. At my next neurologist's appointment, I got a new prescription and within 2 days the cramps were reduced to manageable.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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slicky
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slicky
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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Aug 17, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

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geenab65
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geenab65
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: None
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: none
Walking: none
I am: vg
I have:
MS

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Jul 4, 2013 (Started Mar 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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margie99
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margie99
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
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: severe
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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