5 patient evaluations for Stem Cell Transplant with a adherence rating of Never taken as prescribed

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Dec 5, 2013 (Started Dec 02, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 2, 2010 (Started Dec 28, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: 1.Maybe the placebo effect, if I had not done it would I be worse than I am now 2.Not to many benifits , other than my progression is slow
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

Aug 20, 2010 (Started Aug 20, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for tol either freeze the symptoms or slow them down)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: One time
Advice & Tips: Not to many benifits , other than my progression is slow
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 15, 2010 (Started Apr 22, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for CD133+ stem cell transplant in frontal cortex)
  • Side effects
    Mild (numbness and tingling with pins and needles)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Advice & Tips: The treatment has shown no benefits as yet.
Cost: $200+ monthly
Side effects: numbness and tingling with pins and needles

Apr 22, 2010 (Started Apr 22, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for CD133+ stem cell transplant in frontal cortex)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: One time
Advice & Tips: This is an experimental treatment that I hope will slow and stop the progression of ALS.
Side effects: numbness and tingling with pins and needles

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 15, 2010 (Started Dec 30, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for inability to manipulate tongue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Monthly
Advice & Tips: It arrested the progression of the disease for the last 5 months.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
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