10 patient evaluations for Heat avoidance with a adherence rating of Always

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Jan 18, 2013 (Started Jun 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    Severe (feeling tense or on edge)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: The heat is very touch and go with MS

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 16, 2009 (Started Mar 01, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for General health)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (loneliness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Side effects: loneliness

  • 0 helpful marks

May 8, 2009 (Started Aug 10, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for heat intolerance)
  • Side effects
    Mild (fatigue, avoidance of the sun)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: All the time (24/7)
Side effects: avoidance of the sun, fatigue

Nov 15, 2008 (Started Aug 10, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for heat intolerance)
  • Side effects
    Mild (fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: All the time (24/7)
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: avoidance of the sun, fatigue

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 3, 2009 (Started Jun 22, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for heat intolerance)
  • Side effects
    Severe (fatigue, legs don't work, avoidance of the sun)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Side effects: avoidance of the sun, legs don't work, fatigue

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 7, 2009 (Started Jun 19, 1989)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for heat intolerance)
  • Side effects
    Severe (fatigue, tremor in hands, avoidance of the sun, difficulty doing chores)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: this is one of the worst problems I have with MS and most frustrating
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: difficulty doing chores, avoidance of the sun, tremor in hands, fatigue

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 5, 2008 (Started Dec 02, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for heat intolerance)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Yearly
Advice & Tips: when its hot stay inside where its cool
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 21, 2008 (Started Oct 23, 1995)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for heat intolerance)
  • Side effects
    Mild (avoidance of the sun)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: Start your cold pack collection. They're lifesaving when it's too hot. In a pinch, you can use packages of frozen vegatables...green peas work best because, even while frozen, they still are malleable.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: avoidance of the sun

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 17, 2008 (Started Aug 22, 1993)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 2, 2008 (Started Feb 14, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for heat intolerance)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 22, 2008 (Started Feb 05, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for heat intolerance)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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