7 patient evaluations for Carisoprodol with a adherence rating of Usually

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Feb 15, 2012 (Started Dec 02, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for tension headache)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 11, 2010 (Started Jul 20, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for sciatic nerve pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 1050 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: too sleepy to function at all grossly hungry is good for insomnia thou so only at night take a couple
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 15, 2010 (Started Nov 20, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Severe (memory problems)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: memory problems

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 7, 2009 (Started Feb 14, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for muscle pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain in lower back)
  • Side effects
    Mild (drowsiness, grogginess, sleepiness, dry mouth, constipation, somniloquy)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1050 mg Daily
Side effects: dry mouth, grogginess, drowsiness, constipation, sleepiness

Feb 18, 2009 (Started Feb 14, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain in lower back)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (grogginess, sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1050 mg Daily
Side effects: dry mouth, grogginess, drowsiness, constipation, sleepiness

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 14, 2009 (Started May 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sleepiness, nausea)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I realized that if I don't take soma on a regular basis, my back can't move too well.
Side effects: sleepiness, nausea

  • 1 helpful mark

Feb 19, 2009 (Started Sep 02, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for insomnia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: its help so ell to relax to sleep good and deep and long

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 30, 2008 (Started May 01, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle tension)
  • Side effects
    Mild (grogginess)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1400 mg Daily
Side effects: grogginess

  • 0 helpful marks
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