53 patient evaluations for Cannabis

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May 23, 2009 (Started Jun 10, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for chronic pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: It's HIGHLY EFFECTIVE and with daily use YOU NO LONGER GET "STONED". Why don't people get this? It's just like tolerance to ANY other med!
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 15, 2009 (Started Jan 15, 1992)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for nausea)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dry eyes, dry mouth, word fishing, loss of short term memory, clumsiness, increased appetite, loopy feeling)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 other Daily
Advice & Tips: I smoke it every day. It might not be the best to smoke it, but it helps alot with my overall mood, appetite, nausea symptoms. Often it's the only thing that will stop me from throwing up while i'm doing chemo treatments, for long enough to jam down a few more pills to stop me from throwing up, to get on with my day. :)
Cost: $200+ monthly
Side effects: loopy feeling, clumsiness, increased appetite, loss of short term memory, dry mouth, word fishing, dry eyes

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 10, 2009 (Started Jun 08, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Lhermitte's sign)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dry mouth, overeating)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 g Monthly
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dry mouth, overeating

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 28, 2009 (Started Jan 22, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage:
Advice & Tips: Reduces pain, mucscle spazims,
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 22, 2009 (Started Apr 24, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (loopy feeling)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: loopy feeling

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 10, 2009 (Started Dec 22, 1996)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for problems concentrating)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for back pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for irritability)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Now if it was just legal... It's medicine for me, just like it has been for all time. It's time to stop the ridiculous prohibition. It doe not work and never has.
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 18, 2009 (Started Jun 17, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Side effects: sleepiness

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 9, 2009 (Started Jan 12, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for breathing difficulty)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for speech problems)
  • Side effects
    Mild (tiredness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Side effects: tiredness

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 7, 2008 (Started Jan 02, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 2 As needed
Advice & Tips: It really does work
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

Oct 12, 2008 (Started Oct 12, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for General health)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 g Daily
Advice & Tips: I think marijuana should be legal in every state of the usa for people with chronic illness's!
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Sep 18, 2008 (Started Oct 12, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: I have none because it has no side effects!
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
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