44 patient evaluations for Melatonin

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StrkL
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StrkL
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: none
Chest: none
Legs: mild
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Jan 31, 2017 (Started Nov 17, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Difficulty sleeping through night)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
expastrychef
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expastrychef
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I have:
MS

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Sep 15, 2016 (Started Mar 22, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Difficulty sleeping through night)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1.5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 22, 2009 (Started Mar 22, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Difficulty sleeping through night)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Navy Nurse
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Navy Nurse
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I have:
ALS

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Aug 30, 2016 (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

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
asdf1179
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asdf1179
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: None
Cognition: mild
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: mild
Walking: none
I have:
MS

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Aug 16, 2016 (Started Sep 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Difficulty falling asleep)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Helps me fall asleep after about 30 minutes of taking, and stay asleep.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 25, 2015 (Started Sep 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Difficulty falling asleep)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 11, 2010 (Started Sep 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Difficulty falling asleep)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips: My MS symptoms/inflammaiton became gradually stronger since starting Melatonin. By the third week I had to stop. After five days of stopping, I am starting to feel back to normal again.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 24, 2010 (Started Sep 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Difficulty falling asleep)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
Bullydawg3
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Bullydawg3
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
On
Mouth/throat: none
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I have:
Parkinson's

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Jun 21, 2016 (Started Apr 29, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Insomnia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
NanaBurr
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NanaBurr
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 45
Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 12 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

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Mar 15, 2016 (Started Apr 18, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Difficulty falling asleep)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Drowsy in a.m.)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
Dawn Angel
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Dawn Angel
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
On
Mouth/throat: none
Arms: none
Chest: none
Legs: mild
I am: n
I have:
Parkinson's

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Sep 1, 2015 (Started Dec 01, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for REM Sleep Behavior Disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
ferango
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ferango
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 32
Condition: Cluster Headaches
Quality of life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: None
I am: n
I have:
Cluster Headaches

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Jul 15, 2015 (Started Jul 15, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Sleep problems)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: 2 and 2 days: 1 pill at sleep.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
pan43
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pan43
Gender: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 0
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Low
65 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: n
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Mar 17, 2015 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Insomnia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: My understanding of melatonin is that taking more does not improve its effectiveness and may decrease its effectiveness.

  • 1 helpful mark
Irvingc
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I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 17, 2015 (Started Mar 10, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Sleep problems)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Difficulty sleeping through night)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I am sleeping a little more through the night with out having so many nightmares and not waking up as much. Yaaaa!

  • 0 helpful marks
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