100 patient evaluations for Modafinil with a burden rating of Not at all

kljones
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kljones
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: None
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Nov 15, 2012 (Started Jun 15, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Avoidance by staying home: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 100 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
freka
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freka
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 38
Condition: POTS 3 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: vb
I have:
POTS

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Oct 22, 2012 (Started Jun 30, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence): Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Multiple Sclerosis: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: $100-199 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Tigertroll
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Tigertroll
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Sep 13, 2012 (Started Apr 02, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Brain fog: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Cognitive impairment: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Multiple Sclerosis: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: WARNING: This drug interacts with hormonal birth control (E.G. - "The Pill") Talk to your doctor if you're using birth control and wanting to use Provigil

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rose5
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rose5
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
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Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: mild
I am: b
I have:
Parkinson's

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Jul 14, 2012 (Started Aug 31, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence): Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: DEFINITELY HELPS SO I'M NOT ALWAYS DOZING OFF.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Dec 1, 2011 (Started Aug 31, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence): Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: The insurance company stopped paying for Provogil. It took a month to get it approved.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Nov 15, 2011 (Started Aug 31, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence): Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: I get very tired and could sleep all day. I was on Provigil, but then the insurance company denied refills. It took a month to get the insurance company to approve it.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Aug 1, 2011 (Started Aug 31, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence): Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: I was on Provigil because e I was sleeping all the time. Then insurance company denied my prescription. It took one month to get me back on it.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Aug 1, 2010 (Started Aug 31, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence): Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: Without this medication, I sleep on & off all day, and I am constantly weak & tired. I don't feel like doing anything. My insurance company stopped paying for it for 1 month while I appealed their decision. I won the appeal and I thank God I was able to take it again.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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sassymom
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sassymom
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Jun 3, 2012 (Started Nov 01, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Multiple Sclerosis: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all

  • 0 helpful marks
Lisam808
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Lisam808
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Relapse: Mild
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: mild
Vision: mild
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Feb 14, 2012 (Started Aug 03, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Multiple Sclerosis: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I wish I still could.... It is an amazing thing that gets me through my day. Had an abnormal EKG and chest pain- Dr. said to put on hold
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
crokay
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crokay
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: severe
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I have:
ALS

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Jan 29, 2012 (Started Apr 21, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Provigil is the most successful treatment I have had. It overcomes fatigue enough to make my days enjoyable, using the computer(Dasher) and having the attentionspan to read and engage in other intellectual pursuits.
Cost: $100-199 monthly

Nov 23, 2011 (Started Apr 21, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I think it helps a great deal.
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
thjuland
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thjuland
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: mild
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
MS

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Jan 25, 2012 (Started Oct 14, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: The increased dosage helps to shorten how long I sleep, when I sometimes still fall asleep during the day. I also don't fall back to sleep, right after eating breakfast or lunch.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 19, 2009 (Started Oct 14, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 7, 2008 (Started Oct 14, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Provigil has enabled me to stay awake and function all day, without it I fall asleep when I am sitting down longer than 15 minutes. I am still able to nap or rest, even if I just took it and it does not make me nervous or jittery.
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
im2yy
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im2yy
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Dec 25, 2011 (Started Jan 05, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Multiple Sclerosis: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: N/A
Cost: $100-199 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
rhbbfl
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rhbbfl
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: None
Cognition: mild
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: none
Walking: none
I have:
MS

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Nov 27, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Multiple Sclerosis: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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