82 patient evaluations for Rasagiline

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Sep 13, 2011 (Started Jun 30, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Jun 21, 2009 (Started Jun 30, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Azilect has done very well for me. It is the medication that makes the most difference
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

Jul 27, 2011 (Started Jan 15, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Doctor recommendation)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 21, 2011 (Started Feb 08, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Mild (stiffness/spasticity)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It helps to stop the shaking in left hand and foot/ankle.
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: stiffness/spasticity

Feb 16, 2010 (Started Feb 08, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 mg Daily
Cost: $200+ monthly
Side effects: stiffness/spasticity

Aug 21, 2009 (Started Feb 08, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: In conjunction with the Stavelo,Levocarb & Lyrica, it relieves approx. 95% of symptoms: ie- tremors, balance, foot cramps, freezing & slowness
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: stiffness/spasticity

  • 3 helpful marks

Jul 15, 2011 (Started Nov 07, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 22, 2011 (Started Dec 08, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 21, 2010 (Started Dec 08, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 4, 2010 (Started Dec 08, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 1, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 9, 2011 (Started Apr 10, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    Severe (lower extremity dystonia)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: suspect in inducing dystonia
Cost: $100-199 monthly
Side effects: lower extremity dystonia

  • 1 helpful mark

Jan 2, 2011 (Started Jun 11, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: i take it for its reputed neuro-protection and because of minimal side-effects touted.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

Dec 1, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Every patient is different and response to any med also varies from patient-to-patient. Personally, there was no advantage to the drug, but for others there may be.

  • 2 helpful marks

Nov 15, 2010 (Started Feb 24, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 other Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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