2 patient evaluations for Menthol topical

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Nov 28, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Improve mobility)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (rash or skin problems)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I keep a stick and a gel by my bed to use when I am getting up or going to bed, they are convenenient because it doesn't get on your hands. I also carry some in a plastic zip bag whenever I go out. Complements baclofen very well.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: rash or skin problems

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Aug 5, 2011 (Started Jun 10, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain in right hip)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain in lower back)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed

Jun 12, 2011 (Started Jun 10, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain in lower back)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain in right hip)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: TMJ tension is slightly relieved when hip/back pain is lessened by Biofreeze.

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