98 patient evaluations for Ibuprofen

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smoulton
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smoulton
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Dec 17, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: helped with pain, but wasn't enough to help during major weather changes that have been occuring lately. Doc want to try some strong pain relievers.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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BigAssCTim
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BigAssCTim
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 42
Condition: 10 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: g

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Nov 20, 2009 (Started Oct 20, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Joint pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily

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SirIsaac
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SirIsaac
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: b
I have:
ALS

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Nov 13, 2009 (Started Oct 19, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily

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msqueenie
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msqueenie
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Some
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: All
Stickman: most
Description:F30y
FM:8y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Nov 9, 2009 (Started Mar 24, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Inflammation)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: After taking 3-4 200mg tablets every 4-6 hours for several months, I began to experience side effects like stomach bleeding and a rash. I had been taking Ibuprofen steadily for years, and now take Aleve.

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asherah20
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asherah20
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 38
Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 1 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: b
I have:
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

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Nov 1, 2009 (Started Oct 23, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

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Debrinconcita
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Debrinconcita
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 54
Condition: 11 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: g

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Nov 1, 2009 (Started Dec 21, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain in knees)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Stomach problems, Bad for health)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 3200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Caused severe stomach problems. Because of taking too too many Ibuprophen's.
Side effects: Bad for health, Stomach problems

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NotFinished
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NotFinished
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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Oct 19, 2009 (Started Jan 14, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I take this for any inflammation associated with my Lumbar Spinal Stenosis and DDD. I have given up on narcotics to control pain.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Marshview
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Marshview
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: severe
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Sep 6, 2009 (Started Jun 15, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Numbness and tingling with pins and needles)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

Jun 20, 2009 (Started Jun 15, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Numbness and tingling with pins and needles)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I does help with some of the leg pain.

Apr 26, 2009 (Started Jun 15, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Numbness and tingling with pins and needles)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

Jan 7, 2009 (Started Jun 15, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Numbness and tingling with pins and needles)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 6, 2008 (Started Jun 15, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Numbness and tingling with pins and needles)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 18, 2008 (Started Jun 15, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Numbness and tingling with pins and needles)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

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alperstein
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alperstein
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: none
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

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Aug 24, 2009 (Started Jun 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take

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i'm a believer
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i'm a believer
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: mild
Vision: moderate
Speech: none
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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May 9, 2009 (Started Sep 01, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I have cut down the need for this drastically since having the botox and LDN. Now only taking for headaches. Do not take on an empty stomach is my only caution FYI.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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