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

chasmengr
53779-thumb
chasmengr
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

See chasmengr's full Benefiber history

Mar 27, 2013 (Started Aug 11, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bowel problems: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
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)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bowel problems: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
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.

  • 1 helpful mark
Last updated:
Showing 1 of 1 patient evaluation for Benefiber