31 patient evaluations for Naltrexone taken for the purpose of 'multiple sclerosis'

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Jun 26, 2010 (Started Jul 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Support quality of life)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Began LDN as alternative to disease modifying therapies as I became uncomfortable with regular injections. Have experienced stability in disease progression since beginning LDN and found benefit to overall sense of well being.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 16, 2010 (Started Feb 23, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Less fatigued since beginning
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Jun 30, 2009 (Started Feb 23, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: The first 2 weeks I experienced Insomnia buts its no longer a problem. Be aware its not covered by insurance as its not been approved for treatment of MS even though its approved by the FDA in higher doses for other illnesses.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

May 9, 2009 (Started Feb 23, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I personally would use this with or without other tx. I was no longer able to tolerate the injections and the Imuran made me very ill so even though this is not a FDA approved drug for MS it seems to be working for me.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Mar 12, 2009 (Started Feb 23, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: caused insomnia the first week but no other problem noted. advised to take at bedtime per pharmacist.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

Apr 8, 2010 (Started Aug 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I take a 3mg LDN capsule every evening at or after 10:00pm. The first dose of LDN made my breathing easier (I also have COPD) The first week of taking LDN the spacidity pain in my legs became less and less. I began having more energy and less fatigue and an over all good feeling. After 6 months I was able to stop using a cane when walking.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

Jun 26, 2009 (Started Jan 27, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily

Jan 3, 2009 (Started Jan 27, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily

  • 1 helpful mark

Mar 5, 2009 (Started Feb 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: definitely TRY IT !! SMALL SIDE EFFECTS ONLY DURING FIRST WEEK OF USE, THEN NONE ! ORAL ADMINISTRATION INSTEAD OF INJECTION !!!!!
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 14, 2009 (Started Jan 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Have not been taking for a full week and I already have nothing but praises to God for this medicine!!
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

Nov 27, 2008 (Started Apr 04, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It has helped me with several symptoms of MS, but I still walk like a drunken sailor, even with a cane. Shucks!
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 15, 2008 (Started Apr 25, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 20, 2008 (Started Jul 11, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4.5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 18, 2008 (Started Mar 28, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: take between 9pm and 3 am must be made at a compounding pharamcy
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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