230 patient evaluations for Baclofen

Aturo
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Aturo
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I am: g
I have:
MS

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May 11, 2011 (Started Feb 22, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for MS Multiple Sclerosis Pain and Spasms: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Back pain: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle spasms in legs: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 80 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I was takeing the maximum dose per day, My Care team and I were discussing surgery about having a Baclofen Implant done.
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 9, 2010 (Started Feb 22, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for MS Multiple Sclerosis Pain and Spasms: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Back pain: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain in hips: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain in legs: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle spasms in legs: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: When on this treatment program your body will let you know htat you for got to take one because within a couple of hours the pins and needles kick in and then youĺl know you forgot to take a baclofen
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Mar 24, 2010 (Started Feb 22, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for MS Multiple Sclerosis Pain and Spasms: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Back pain: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain in hips: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain in legs: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle spasms in legs: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Mar 10, 2010 (Started Feb 22, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for MS Multiple Sclerosis Pain and Spasms: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Back pain: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain in hips: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain in legs: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle spasms in legs: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have had no side effects with this medication although there was am increase in the dosage this week.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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bryalexander
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bryalexander
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I am: b
I have:
ALS

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Apr 29, 2011 (Started Nov 10, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 80 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
katha
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katha
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
ALS

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Apr 5, 2011 (Started Dec 14, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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1955chevy
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1955chevy
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: None
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Mar 10, 2011 (Started Feb 06, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: taking it as nighttime leg cramps and daytime hand cramps began 5 or 6 weeks ago
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 17, 2011 (Started Feb 06, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: works well on leg stiffness
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
shocked
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shocked
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Bulbar: none
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: vb
I have:
ALS

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Mar 10, 2011 (Started Jan 03, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fasciculations: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I'm not sure how to evaluate because a couple meds were tweaked and I have more alertness and a slight increase in appetite but I'm not sure which drug helped. I actually take this one for spasms and I don't have them anymore, but that wasn't one of the choices I was given.

  • 0 helpful marks
old goat
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old goat
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I am: g
I have:
ALS

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Mar 1, 2011 (Started Nov 12, 2003)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Sleepiness, Fatigue

Dec 13, 2009 (Started Nov 12, 2003)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Makes me a little tired and causes me to have more saliva.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Sleepiness, Fatigue

Sep 16, 2008 (Started Nov 12, 2003)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Sleepiness, Fatigue

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strapples
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strapples
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 23
Condition: Rett Syndrome 4 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: g
I have:
Rett Syndrome

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Feb 20, 2011 (Started Jan 25, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 40 mg Daily

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Xicana
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Xicana
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: mild
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Feb 20, 2011 (Started Jan 02, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Spasticity: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: Daily

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Loula120
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Loula120
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: severe
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Feb 19, 2011 (Started Oct 09, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Very
Advice & Tips: It made me feel worse, very unsteady and not myself at all. I have stopped taking it as a result

Nov 15, 2010 (Started Oct 09, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: None
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Advice & Tips: Made me feel much worse and affected my mobiliy very badly so stopped taking it and am now considering alternativers

  • 1 helpful mark
AnninSC
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AnninSC
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Feb 16, 2011 (Started Jul 05, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle spasms: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 0.05 mg Daily

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