86 patient evaluations for Tizanidine

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Shell698
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Shell698
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Relapse: Severe
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: vb
I have:
MS

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Dec 20, 2012 (Started Dec 03, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
trice
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trice
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 47y
  • Duration: 34 yrs
PRO survey: PRO 3
Quality of life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: None
Surgery type: Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)
0 seizures
this week
I am: g
I have:
Epilepsy

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Nov 24, 2012 (Started Oct 05, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Osteoporosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 18, 2011 (Started Oct 05, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Osteoporosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: The impact of this medication is fatigue.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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bonfun1
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bonfun1
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Mood: Good
Cognition: Moderate
Autonomic: Mild
Head: none
Arms: none
Legs: moderate
Tremors: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MSA

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Oct 19, 2012 (Started Aug 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Myalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Stomach (gastric) ulcer pain, Drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Bad to take regularly, espec. if you have a hx of gastritis or ulcers!! This caused gastric pain if I took it too freq. I tok the lowest dose and sometimes broke the tab in half to eliminate the gastric distress.

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

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Aug 9, 2012 (Started Jan 09, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Withdrawal effects, Weaned off)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 14 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Great for spasms but VERY Sedating
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
shell052169
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shell052169
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 47y
  • Duration: 36 yrs
PRO survey: PRO 3
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Mild
Surgery type: Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)
0 seizures
94 weeks ago
I am: g
I have:
Epilepsy

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Jun 18, 2012 (Started Sep 10, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Muscle aches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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aj81189
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aj81189
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: Some
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Some
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:M56y
FM:13y Dx
I am: g
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Apr 3, 2012 (Started Jul 01, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
whatdabuck
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whatdabuck
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 25
Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 7 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

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Mar 23, 2012 (Started Oct 10, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily

Dec 21, 2011 (Started Oct 10, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily

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richeeg
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richeeg
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Bulbar: none
Arms: moderate
Chest: none
Legs: mild
I have:
ALS

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Feb 19, 2012 (Started Jul 01, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for to prevent fasiculation)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Problems concentrating)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: 1: I need help to take any medication 2: It knocks me out and therefore aids sleeping 3: Cannot take anywhere near a work day
Cost: < $25 monthly

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

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Jan 10, 2012 (Started Jan 03, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Restless feeling in legs)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: I use a daily pill box.
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 14, 2010 (Started Jan 03, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Restless feeling in legs)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Freddie33
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Freddie33
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F37y
CFS:16y Dx
FM:13y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 1, 2012 (Started Oct 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

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