9 patient evaluations for Clonazepam with a adherence rating of Never taken as prescribed

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Aug 3, 2018 (Started May 01, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for tremor(s))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (depressant, drowsiness, sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: With the consent of my psychiatristt I have decided to make changes in my medication due to severely stressed since dBS REMOVAL AND SUBSEQUENT mrsa INFECTION OF MY SCALP AND HUSBAND DEPRESSION. I NO LONGER take clonazepam, instead i started lorazepam 1 mg tid
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: depressant, sleepiness, drowsiness

Oct 16, 2016 (Started May 01, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for tremor(s))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (depressant, drowsiness, sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 mg Four times daily
Advice & Tips: I am much calmer when I am on Clonazepam. Make sure you don't take more than MD instructs
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: depressant, sleepiness, drowsiness

Nov 22, 2009 (Started May 01, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (depressant, drowsiness, sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I feel as though I am addicted to it but I get stiff without it
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: depressant, sleepiness, drowsiness

Feb 18, 2009 (Started May 01, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (drowsiness, sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: depressant, sleepiness, drowsiness

Jan 17, 2009 (Started May 01, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: depressant, sleepiness, drowsiness

Aug 19, 2008 (Started May 01, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: depressant, sleepiness, drowsiness

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 18, 2013 (Started Jun 01, 1991)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for REM sleep behavior disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for multiple system atrophy)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (shuffling gait)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: shuffling feet Oct. 2113 ended when stopped taking. REM????? sleeping alone not needed No unfavorable symptoms.

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Jan 16, 2011 (Started Apr 19, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for MND)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed

Aug 18, 2009 (Started Apr 19, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 1, 2010 (Started Jun 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Good drug in my experience, but I felt that Alprazolam(Xanax) worked better for me.

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 8, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for seizures)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: No longer experience auras pre seizure, therefore not enuf time to take the wafer before seizure hits and begins to generalize

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 26, 2010 (Started Jul 26, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for insomnia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 15, 2010 (Started Feb 03, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for feels like mini seizures or strokes)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 3, 2009 (Started Aug 15, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxiety and frustration)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I was also advised to take this med to assist in sleeping. I have found that if I take it for anxiety I don't sleep unless it is time for me to lay down and sleep. If I take it for sleep I take it and can be asleep within 15 minutes.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 30, 2009 (Started Aug 15, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I only take this med when needed for anxiety, and to support another med.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 19, 2009 (Started Aug 15, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

Jun 28, 2009 (Started )

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for stiffness in legs)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: I was given 1 mg to start with and legs moved too fast. Had switched from diazapam.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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