52 patient evaluations for Cannabis

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KipWong
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KipWong
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
ALS

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Feb 28, 2017 (Started Nov 27, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Have really dropped off using it, got a little too high a couple times and I know no one healthy has died from a marijuana overdose, but my ALS condition it could be dangerous.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Nov 23, 2016 (Started Nov 27, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Really calms you down.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
duderock
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duderock
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Severe
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: mild
Walking: severe
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Feb 9, 2017 (Started Jun 30, 1984)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 2 INH Yearly
Advice & Tips: I don't drink alcohol.

  • 0 helpful marks
woofhound
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woofhound
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 59
Condition: Degenerative Disc Disease 20 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: Mild
I am: g
I have:
Degenerative Disc Disease

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Feb 3, 2017 (Started Jul 01, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Feeling intoxicated)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
Synnamin Gurl
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Synnamin Gurl
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 38
Condition: Diabetes Type 1 10 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: n
I have:
Diabetes Type 1

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Jan 24, 2017 (Started Oct 15, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Unrefreshing or poor sleep)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 3 INH Five times daily
Advice & Tips: Never use more than prescribed and you will find it consistently effective. I have an appetite again, not a huge one, but I'must eating every day now. Having preteens makes me aware of the importance of stressing the difference between recreational and medical use. My kids know I have a prescription, and think of it as medication.
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
relayman
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relayman
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: vg
I have:
Parkinson's

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Apr 11, 2016 (Started Jun 14, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Unrefreshing or poor sleep)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 INH Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

May 28, 2015 (Started Jun 14, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Unrefreshing or poor sleep)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 INH Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
steven8269
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steven8269
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Apr 5, 2016 (Started Jan 01, 1992)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage:

Dec 13, 2015 (Started Jan 01, 1992)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage:

Dec 30, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 1992)

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

  • 1 helpful mark
SmoothS
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SmoothS
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: severe
Arms: severe
Chest: none
Legs: severe
I have:
ALS

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May 30, 2015 (Started May 20, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Clumsiness, Dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Dry mouth, Clumsiness

Dec 20, 2008 (Started May 20, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Clumsiness, Dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: It is a very effective mood enhancer and sleep aid
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Dry mouth, Clumsiness

  • 2 helpful marks
Soul Driver
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Soul Driver
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 0
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Moderate
52 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
PTSD

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Mar 1, 2015 (Started Jan 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for PTSD triggers)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Complex Post-traumatic Stress Disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 g Daily
Cost: $100-199 monthly

Jun 15, 2012 (Started Jan 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for PTSD triggers)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Complex Post-traumatic Stress Disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1 g Daily
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
moogie16
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moogie16
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Mar 7, 2013 (Started Jul 07, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: $100-199 monthly
Side effects: Goofy feeling

Dec 20, 2008 (Started Jul 07, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: unless it is an expensive 'designer strain' then it really doesn't do much for pain relief, only euphoria
Cost: $100-199 monthly
Side effects: Goofy feeling

Aug 25, 2008 (Started Jul 07, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Goofy feeling)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Acquire it from a reliable, professional source
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Goofy feeling

  • 1 helpful mark
Gabryel
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Gabryel
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Little
Stickman: all
Description:M48y
CFS:16y Dx
FM:17y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Nov 3, 2012 (Started Oct 01, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 14 g Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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