23 patient evaluations for Acetaminophen (Paracetamol) with a adherence rating of Always

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Feb 20, 2017 (Started Dec 05, 1976)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for tension headache)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: drink lots of water!
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 29, 2016 (Started Jan 15, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: I had no pain during sleep or during the day.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 7, 2016 (Started Jan 15, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: I started with 1000 mg 3x a day as a replacement for Naproxen. I now take 1000 mg 2x a day and my pain is under control. I don't know if I can decrease dosage in the winter.

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 25, 2016 (Started Apr 17, 1981)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (upset stomach)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I use this med as a preventative .. to help keep the inflammation down in brain/spinal cord. Use with care and/or Dr. prescription/advice.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 14, 2014 (Started Apr 17, 1981)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 28, 2014 (Started Nov 04, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Four times daily

  • 1 helpful mark

Apr 18, 2013 (Started Mar 07, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for chronic pelvic pain syndrome)
  • Side effects
    Mild (upset stomach)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I only use Tylenol when I need it BADLY! I depend more on my prescription medications than I do Tylenol because it can cause liver damage if taken to much to often. When I do take it, it does help with the swelling and the pain in my feet, hips, back. It doesn't take all the pain away, but it makes the pain tolerable.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 15, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 1990)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for sciatic neuralgia)
  • Side effects
    Severe (elevated liver enzymes)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Due to an allergic reaction to Cefdinir (an antibiotic) which caused 3 of my liver enzymes to skyrocket my doctor suggested reducing any Tylenol from my med regimen as possible.

  • 1 helpful mark

Oct 1, 2012 (Started Jul 08, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain in hips)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for hip bursitis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1300 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 1, 2012 (Started Jul 08, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain in hips)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for hip bursitis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: I was taking 2 extended release tablets before bed, so I wouldn't wake up from back or hip pain, but I didn't wake up any less often than when I take nothing.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 17, 2012 (Started Feb 04, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for joint pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for breakthrough pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (memory problems)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 28, 2012 (Started Feb 04, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for breakthrough pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (memory problems)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Just have to be careful as the breakthrough pain barrier can create a desire to take more of the drug than is theraputicaly required.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 11, 2012 (Started May 15, 1987)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for tension headache)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 24, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If you take it alot you will have to increase your dosage because your body becomes used to it.

  • 0 helpful marks
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