1 patient evaluation for Benefiber with a side effects rating of Mild

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Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:

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Mar 27, 2013 (Started Aug 11, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Bowel problems)
  • Side Effects
    Mild (Flatulence)
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: When I started taking Ampyra, its side affect of constipation negated my need for added fiber.

Mar 31, 2012 (Started Aug 11, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Bowel problems)
  • Side Effects
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 4 tps. Daily
Advice & Tips: I bought a sanitary bidet, and began using it to clean off my frequent, loose stools instead of trying to solidify my stools. I like this method better. Taking fiber helped some, but gave me gas. Even with the fiber my stools weren't often normal (just better), and I still needed the sanitary bidet, so I chose not to spend the money on fiber.

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