116 patient evaluations for Ibuprofen

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Jan 1, 2013 (Started Jun 09, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for endometriosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for chronic pelvic pain syndrome)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I found out that taking this medication with Gabapentin and Savella will actually make the two stop working. The only medication that I found (from a doctors mouth) is Tylenol.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 26, 2013 (Started Feb 25, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for osteoarthritis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1600 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 1, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for migraine)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 15, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 15, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle and joint pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 31, 2013 (Started Jun 04, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for fluid retention (edema))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: 28 days is a LONG time to discover it has no effect
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 15, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2006)

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

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 11, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for temporomandibular joint syndrome)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 8, 2013 (Started Aug 05, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for ankylosing spondylitis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 800 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 15, 2011 (Started Jan 15, 1989)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for facial pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for episcleritis)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine)
  • Side effects
    Severe (constipation, mucous membrane dryness, kidney pain)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Only use it as a last resort. I only use it for a day maybe a week at the most and only when my eye gets infected or if my cheek and/or jaw gives me intense pain.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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