4 patient evaluations for Vicodin ES

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Jan 1, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Hyperactivity)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 750 mg-7.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: For a little while it worked but then it did not seem to work and I was taken more than I should trying to get relief. The doctor started me on a different regement of care.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Hyperactivity

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Jan 19, 2010 (Started Oct 08, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Back pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: No longer worked.

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Nov 2, 2009 (Started Jul 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Weakness in hands)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain in hands)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain in forearm)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Weakness in forearm)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 x 750 mg-7.5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 1, 2009 (Started Jul 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Weakness in hands)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain in hands)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain in forearm)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Weakness in forearm)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 x 750 mg-7.5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Dec 28, 2008 (Started Aug 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: One does not work, and it does not last long, I believe due to my gastric bypass surgery. Ultram seems to work better for the long term, and vicoden (at least 10 mg) for short term, acute pain.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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