3 patient evaluations for Riluzole with a adherence rating of Sometimes

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Sep 14, 2011 (Started Jun 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Feb 11, 2011 (Started Jun 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 20, 2010 (Started Jun 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I take with other pills-- just too busy to take as presribed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 9, 2009 (Started Jun 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 17, 2008 (Started Jun 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have a really hard time being able to take the evening dose at a time when I haven't eaten in 2 hr or don't need to take other medicine within the next hour. many times I take both Li and this at same time -- right before bedtime
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 16, 2009 (Started Jun 13, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Ao tomar esse medicamento nao tive melhoras e meu figado ficou muito ruim, TGO E TGP acima de 600
Cost: $200+ monthly

Oct 13, 2009 (Started Jun 13, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: nao faz efeito e maltrata o figado

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 16, 2009 (Started Dec 20, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Stick to a consistent schedule for awakening, meal times and getting to bed.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
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