42 patient evaluations for Melatonin

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Chelena
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Chelena
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 61
Condition: Undifferentiated Inflammatory Arthritis 22 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Mild
I am: g
I have:
Undifferentiated Inflammatory Arthritis

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Aug 6, 2012 (Started Jul 28, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Difficulty sleeping through night)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
damnitkelsey
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damnitkelsey
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 0
Mania: 2
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Moderate
20 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: b
I have:
Schizoaffective Disorder

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May 25, 2012 (Started Jan 15, 2012)

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

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samantha12
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samantha12
Gender: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Mental Symptoms : moderate
Physical Symptoms : mild
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VL 0
I am: n
I have:
HIV

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Mar 21, 2012 (Started Jun 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Sleep problems)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily

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jus' me
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jus' me
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Little
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: None
function: None
external_stress: Little
Stickman: some
Description:F52y
FM:4y Dx
CFS:?y
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 10, 2012 (Started Sep 15, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Insomnia)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 6 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
Navy Nurse
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Navy Nurse
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I have:
ALS

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Aug 13, 2011 (Started Feb 04, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for General health)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily

Nov 17, 2010 (Started Feb 04, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
Ladywolf319
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Ladywolf319
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 32
Condition: CRPS II 29 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Severe
I am: vb
I have:
CRPS II

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Jul 1, 2011 (Started Jul 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Sleep problems)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Difficulty sleeping through night)
  • side effects
    Mild (Fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
prismaticmarcus
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prismaticmarcus
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 54
Condition: Delayed Sleep Phase Syndrome 2 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: None
I am: g
I have:
Delayed Sleep Phase Syndrome

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Apr 15, 2011 (Started Feb 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Delayed Sleep Phase Syndrome)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: this a very easy and effective treatment. my treating professional advises that your sleep patterns need to be thorougjly analysed and assessed before a professional can select the right regimen. trust her. i was fixed in, like, 4 weeks.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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

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Apr 12, 2011 (Started Feb 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Insomnia)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
rilufool
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rilufool
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Bulbar: severe
Arms: severe
Chest: mild
Legs: severe
I have:
ALS

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Feb 15, 2011 (Started May 25, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Slow Disease)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily

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uxgrrl
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uxgrrl
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Some
Fatigue: None
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: Most
function: Most
external_stress: Little
Stickman: some
Description:F39y
FM:6y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 17, 2011 (Started Mar 12, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Sleep problems)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Only rarely can I fall asleep on my own without melatonin; I have to be absolutely exhausted. It's a lifesaver for dealing with Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder (diagnosed last summer) while keeping a 8-5 office job.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Jun 8, 2010 (Started Mar 12, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Sleep problems)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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