6 patient evaluations for Levodopa-Benserazide

holmesa
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holmesa
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
On
Mouth/throat: none
Arms: mild
Chest: none
Legs: mild
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Mar 4, 2015 (Started Apr 15, 2014)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2 tablet(s) Daily
Advice & Tips: Stopped taking it due to adverse reactions.

Jan 19, 2015 (Started Apr 15, 2014)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 2 tablet(s) Daily
Advice & Tips: As I was having allergic reactions to 2 Madopar I decided to cut back to one tablet chewed 1st thing in the morning 30mins before the rest of my morning meds This is working well with no side effects to date.

Jan 10, 2015 (Started Apr 15, 2014)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2 tablet(s) Daily
Advice & Tips: It is suggested that I chew the tablet before swallowing with plenty of liquid rather than dissolving in water & drinking.

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cosar
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cosar
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
On
Mouth/throat: none
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: b
I have:
Parkinson's

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Jul 26, 2012 (Started Jan 25, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 375 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Need to know risks on levodopa long term use.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 25, 2011 (Started Jan 25, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: PD is a progressive illness. Really it is.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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asb
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asb
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
On
Mouth/throat: none
Arms: mild
Chest: none
Legs: mild
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Jun 6, 2010 (Started Sep 27, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Nov 9, 2009 (Started Sep 27, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 625 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 14, 2008 (Started Sep 27, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: results have varied a lot; the dose has been upped several times over 3 years
Cost: < $25 monthly

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juliaR
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juliaR
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I have:
Parkinson's

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Jan 1, 2010 (Started Aug 06, 2000)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 525 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Integral to treatment regime. Monitor your progress and adjust your medication accordingly in conjunction with your neurologist. Report any concerns or side effects immediately. Easy-peasy treatment
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Tiredness, Dyskinesia, Depressed mood

Dec 31, 2009 (Started Aug 06, 2000)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 525 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I used to take 3/4-tablet as I was getting dyskinesia with a full 100mg. I have added Amantadine now and the dyskinesia has stopped and I now take a full tablet
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Tiredness, Dyskinesia, Depressed mood

Aug 18, 2009 (Started Aug 06, 2000)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 656.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Take right dose, at right time, on time, every time
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Tiredness, Dyskinesia, Depressed mood

May 16, 2009 (Started Aug 06, 2000)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Know their individual help with this medication and keep it as low as possible BUT have a life
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Tiredness, Dyskinesia, Depressed mood

Apr 15, 2009 (Started Aug 06, 2000)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Utilise this treatment regime to give better QoL
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Tiredness, Dyskinesia, Depressed mood

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Nyklit Danmark
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Nyklit Danmark
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: none
Legs: mild
I have:
Parkinson's

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Sep 3, 2009 (Started May 05, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: De skal overholde de tider pillerne skal Tages på
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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supasonic
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supasonic
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: severe
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I have:
ALS

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Jan 9, 2009 (Started Dec 12, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 1500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: not enough
Side effects: Sickness

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