3 patient evaluations for Methylphenidate with a adherence rating of Never taken as prescribed

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May 4, 2012 (Started Dec 31, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 18 mg/24 hr Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 30, 2011 (Started Apr 21, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This prescrption worked well for my fatigue. However, there is a drug shortage for the fast acting and had to switch to the extended release, Concerta.

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 8, 2005 (Started Dec 08, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for problems concentrating)
  • Side effects
    Severe (agrivation, aggravation)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: dont give up, try all the diffrent medication until you find the one that works with your cemistry.
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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