5 patient evaluations for Roxicodone

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Feb 20, 2015 (Started Nov 27, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Migraine headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Breakthrough pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Arthritis pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Arthritis pain in spine)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Degenerative disc disease (lumbar))
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Bulging disc)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Bone spurs)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pinched/compressed ulnar nerve)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pinched/compressed nerve)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (aids falling asleep when pain prevents it)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Four times daily
Advice & Tips: Unexpected side effect: it sometimes helps me fall asleep easier. Correct dose is one 5 mg tablet every 6 hours, as needed or two 5 mg tablets every 12 hours, also PRN Impact on my life: when my pain levels are skyrocketing, it helps me be able to get out of my bed.

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 24, 2014 (Started May 13, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 90 mg Daily
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 1, 2010 (Started Sep 11, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 180 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This medication helps very well for break through pain, and gives me the ability to control my pain without having a lot of unwanted side effects. It also gives me an increase in energy for some reason, or maybe it is because it takes the pain level down and allows me to achieve my daily tasks pretty much pain free.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 15, 2010 (Started Jul 17, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 1 helpful mark

Oct 30, 2009 (Started Apr 06, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Nausea, Constipation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Nausea, Constipation

Jun 24, 2009 (Started Apr 06, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Nausea, Constipation)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 45 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Nausea, Constipation

  • 0 helpful marks
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