7 patient evaluations for Ibuprofen with a adherence rating of Never taken as prescribed

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Dec 15, 2013 (Started Jun 15, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for foot stress fracture)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (stomach pain)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 800 mg Three times daily
Advice & Tips: take if you can, it can be a great antiinflammatory
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 15, 2013 (Started Jun 15, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for foot stress fracture)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 18, 2013 (Started Dec 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 15, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: This medication was very effective for me, taking it only on a day when I was experiencing pain, which I usually knew of in the morning. Since I have had no pain in several months, no need for this treatment.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jun 1, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Take 1 pill if needed for pain
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 9, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: On days I feel pain (usually at right hip), one capsule of Advil Extra Strength is effective in relieving for rest of day. Since I am not experiencing much pain, I am taking about 1 capsule weekly on average.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 1, 2010 (Started May 01, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for headaches in right eye and neck)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (abdominal bloating)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: abdominal bloating

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 1, 2009 (Started Oct 23, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 24, 2009 (Started Mar 22, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for neck pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 5 x 100 mg/5 mL Daily
Advice & Tips: Try to keep daily dose as noted for product. You can however take more than one pill at a time to do this. Just make sure you have eaten and that you don't have or may be prone to ulcer. Don't take over the counter pain pills if you are on a prescribed pain killer. Check with DR.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 23, 2008 (Started Oct 23, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for multiple system atrophy)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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