64 patient evaluations for Albuterol

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Jun 30, 2012 (Started Jan 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    Mild (shakiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I got a battery powered portable one that I can take with me if I am out for day or on vacation.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 17, 2012 (Started Nov 17, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (trembling)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I have to use a volumatic spacer to enable me to take this medication as I am unable to use the inhaler on a one puff basis.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jun 6, 2012 (Started Nov 17, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (trembling)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: possibilty of adding a steriod inhaler to ease symptoms query this next time I see the doctor.
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 2, 2012 (Started Nov 17, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (trembling)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I take this drug using a spacer device which helps to absord the drug more in my lungs and alvioli.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 21, 2012 (Started Jun 29, 1985)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    Mild (shakiness, dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 90 mcg Daily
Advice & Tips: you need to take this medication exactly how its prescribed or you will have reverse affects
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 17, 2013 (Started Jan 28, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    Mild (jittery feeling)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 17, 2013 (Started Oct 10, 1990)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for asthma)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 21, 2010 (Started Oct 10, 1990)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I have been using this for so long - I think it is the gold standard for asthma
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 24, 2013 (Started Jul 09, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Sep 29, 2011 (Started Jul 09, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 31, 2013 (Started Sep 10, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for shortness of breath (dyspnea))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 21, 2011 (Started Sep 10, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for shortness of breath (dyspnea))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 1, 2010 (Started Sep 10, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for shortness of breath (dyspnea))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 22, 2010 (Started Sep 10, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for shortness of breath (dyspnea))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: BEFORE TAKING THIS, I HAD TIMES WHERE I FELT LIKE I COULDN'T GET AIR INTO MY LUNGS. IT HAS BEEN A GREAT HELP.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 15, 2013 (Started May 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 90 mcg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 15, 2014 (Started Jul 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for breathing difficulty)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 5, 2015 (Started Oct 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for bronchitis)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for chronic bronchitis)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for pain in rib)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for shortness of breath (dyspnea))
  • Effectiveness
    None (for pain in sternum)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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