237 patient evaluations for Baclofen

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webguy1958
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webguy1958
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Severe
Overall: Severe
Cognition: moderate
Vision: severe
Speech: severe
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: severe
Walking: severe
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Aug 26, 2011 (Started Apr 11, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 80 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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WMalone
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WMalone
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 31
Condition: Diabetes Type 2
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I have:
Diabetes Type 2

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Jul 19, 2011 (Started Jul 06, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Improve flexibility/strength)
  • side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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D.K. Calkins
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D.K. Calkins
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: vb
I have:
MS

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Jul 15, 2011 (Started Jan 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • side effects
    Mild (Fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Irishb.com
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Irishb.com
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: None
Overall: None
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: none
Walking: none
I am: vg
I have:
MS

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Jul 15, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 1987)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • side effects
    Mild (Sexual dysfunction)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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

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Jul 1, 2011 (Started May 24, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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gothceltgirl
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gothceltgirl
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: All
Stiffness: Most
function: Little
external_stress: Most
Stickman: most
Description:F41y
CFS:10y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
ME/CFS

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Jul 1, 2011 (Started Feb 02, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Muscle spasms)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Another one that was very effective, but the doctor that prescribed it decided that long-term use of this drug wasn't acceptable. She didn't really understand how CFS works, and was interesting in treating the root of the problem. But refused to do anything else. So again I'm left to suffer w/o treatments which I know work best for me.

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

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Jul 1, 2011 (Started Feb 06, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 10, 2011 (Started Feb 06, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
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)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: works well on leg stiffness
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Ziz
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Ziz
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: severe
Arms: severe
Chest: severe
Legs: severe
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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Jun 29, 2011 (Started Oct 31, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fasciculations)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Cramps)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
gmp1968
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gmp1968
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: none
Walking: none
I am: g
I have:
MS

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May 29, 2011 (Started Oct 18, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Pain)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Pressure headaches, Balance worsened)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Balance worsened, Pressure headaches

Nov 3, 2010 (Started Oct 18, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Pressure headaches, Balance worsened)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It really makes my balance more unsteady in addition to feeling pressure in my head
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Balance worsened, Pressure headaches

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

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May 18, 2011 (Started Feb 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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