6 patient evaluations for Marinol

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Dec 31, 2015 (Started Jan 30, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (passed out)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jun 30, 2012 (Started Jan 30, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (passed out)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Ran into trouble. One dose seemed to have way more active ingredients in it. I passed out four times and went to the hospital in an ambulance. That sucked.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 13, 2011 (Started Jan 30, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I wish I had tried this years ago!
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 3, 2010 (Started Oct 25, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Medicaid rescinded the order a week after I started so I can't evaluate it properly but a wonderful side effect was minimal drooling compared to normal.

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 15, 2010 (Started Mar 12, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for nausea)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 18, 2010 (Started Oct 03, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for nausea)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for emotional lability)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 14, 2009 (Started Dec 17, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for decreased appetite)
  • Side effects
    Mild (grogginess)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: grogginess

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 18, 2008 (Started Dec 30, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks
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