22 patient evaluations for Folic Acid

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Nov 1, 2016 (Started Jan 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Headaches)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: i like play with my dogs
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 16, 2016 (Started Jan 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 27, 2016 (Started Jan 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Headaches)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: no
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 11, 2016 (Started Jan 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1.6 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 31, 2015 (Started Jan 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1.6 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 9, 2015 (Started Jan 18, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 other Twice daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 3, 2014 (Started Jun 30, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 tablet(s) Weekly

Aug 9, 2013 (Started Jun 30, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Weekly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 10, 2013 (Started Jun 03, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for systemic lupus erythematosus)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Take as ordered. I took this to pair with my methotrexate which was discontinued.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 14, 2013 (Started Aug 29, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Folic acid deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 29, 2011 (Started Aug 29, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Folic acid deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 1, 2012 (Started Jul 28, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 400 mcg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 30, 2012 (Started Aug 28, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for lung cancer)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mcg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 1, 2011 (Started Oct 07, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 15, 2009 (Started Oct 07, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: The combination of Folic acid with Methotrexate works wonders for me. I was nauseous most of the time, but the folic acid solved that problem completely!!
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 14, 2010 (Started Nov 06, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.8 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Helped thicken my hair after a few chemo treatments. I definitely noticed less hair loss when I was on it. I only stopped it because I couldn't afford it any more.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jun 28, 2010 (Started Nov 06, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Nausea)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Hair loss)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Hair thinning)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Hair curling)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.8 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 25, 2010 (Started Jan 05, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I take the folic acid for the RA and also it goes with the Arava.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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