53 patient evaluations for Oxycodone

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Aug 28, 2013 (Started Jun 01, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for degenerative disc disease)
  • Side effects
    Mild (chronic constipation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 28, 2013 (Started Jun 17, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for cluster headaches)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (constipation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 13, 2013 (Started Mar 20, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (chest pain with flushing/nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Know why you are taking this med if it is to get tipsy this is not a good thing I was cut of cold turkey and I detoxic on my own since I had only been on it a few months I learned how my moods changed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 24, 2013 (Started Jun 02, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle and joint pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (dry mouth, constipation, problems concentrating)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I couldn't drive while taking this medication. when I had to drive I did not take my medication that day
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Jan 11, 2011 (Started Jun 02, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle and joint pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips: When the pain was less I was able to eat, otherwise I was not.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 14, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for chronic pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (constipation, occasional euphoria)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Get a good stool softener and laxative
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 18, 2013 (Started Oct 15, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (cognitive impairment)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Advice & Tips: my dosage for Oxy got so high that I asked my dr to help me withdraw from opiates. I'm now off them and using Etodolac as my main pain relief.

  • 0 helpful marks

May 15, 2013 (Started Dec 13, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 15, 2012 (Started Sep 04, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Stop taking Oxycodone because I did not want to be addicted to it or have my body become immune to it

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 22, 2012 (Started May 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 45 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 5, 2012 (Started Jun 05, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (anxiety and frustration)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: helps with sleep and evening pain during sleep
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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