90 patient evaluations for Ibuprofen

Diamondlil58
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Diamondlil58
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: None
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: mild
Walking: mild
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Jul 13, 2010 (Started Sep 24, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Flu like symptoms: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Suffering chest pain and cardiologist advised me to quit taking the Ibuprofen.

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

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Jun 25, 2010 (Started Jan 21, 1990)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Use Ibuprofen on shot day...and usually for headaches as well.

Jan 19, 2009 (Started Jan 21, 1990)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Use on shot day.....about once every 4 hours for 12-16 hours.

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71mgb
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71mgb
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Little
Stiffness: Some
function: Little
external_stress: Some
Stickman: some
Description:F67y
FM:14y Dx
CFS:?y
I am: g
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jun 18, 2010 (Started Sep 28, 1989)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I was concerned about long term side effects as I was taking 800 mg up to 4X a day.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: I was told that the medication would injure or add problems with my liver if I used it alot

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envyjoy
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envyjoy
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Most
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:F28y
FM:8y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jun 1, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Inflammation: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Slight
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2400 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Nausea and vomiting

Feb 26, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Inflammation: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Ibuprofen often can make me tired and give me stomach aches.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Nausea and vomiting

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azprincess2010
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azprincess2010
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: Most
function: Little
external_stress: Some
Stickman: most
Description:F44y
FM:18y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 25, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I find that if I take the Ibuprofen with the MS Contin, it adds to the pain relieving effect of both drugs. I don't get heartburn a lot, but when I do, usually Maalox or Tums takes care of it. I am also on Prilosec daily as a preventive measure against ulcers.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Heartburn

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Keeper of the Flame
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Keeper of the Flame
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:F57y
CFS:?y
FM:6y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Feb 24, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 1999)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Inflammation: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 2400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: The biggest problem with taking this particular medication is that is must be taken with food, so I had to plan to take it around mealtimes. There are alot of days that I do not eat 3 or 4 times a day so I was not able to take as directed.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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stillkickin
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stillkickin
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 26
Condition: 2 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: n

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Feb 22, 2010 (Started )

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all

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expastrychef
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expastrychef
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I have:
MS

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Feb 10, 2010 (Started Jul 21, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Taking with Rebif shot: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 600 mg Weekly
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Seussical
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Seussical
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Mild
Overall: None
Cognition: mild
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: none
Walking: mild
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Feb 3, 2010 (Started Jul 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pre-Medication For Rebif Shot (Tues. Thurs. Sat): Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 100 mg/5 mL Weekly
Advice & Tips: Advil worked for me as a pre-medication before Rebif shot.

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pc4069
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pc4069
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Left Eye : none
Right Eye : moderate
Sensation : moderate
Overall : mild
Swallowing : none
Arms : none
Legs : moderate
Bladder/Bowel : moderate
Spinal Cord : mild
I am: g
I have:
NMO

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Jan 30, 2010 (Started Jun 12, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for MS hug (tight chest or torso): Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 8, 2009 (Started Jun 12, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for MS hug (tight chest or torso): Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 5, 2009 (Started Jun 12, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for MS hug (tight chest or torso): Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 25, 2008 (Started Jun 12, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for MS hug (tight chest or torso): Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: As needed

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