10 patient evaluations for Modafinil with a adherence rating of Never taken as prescribed

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Sep 9, 2013 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (speedy feeling)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: I like ritalin.

Jun 30, 2012 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (speedy feeling)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I like ritalin.

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 15, 2012 (Started Jun 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for avoidance by staying home)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 1, 2011 (Started Feb 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It serves it's purpose, (fights fatigue)
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 25, 2011 (Started Aug 18, 2008)

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

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 3, 2010 (Started Mar 03, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Severe (allergic reaction)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 13, 2010 (Started Mar 01, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (nausea)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: At first, this med worked wonderfully for my fatigue. After a while, it stopped working and just made me feel sick. I sampled the new version (Nuvigil), and that didn't appear to work at all.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: nausea

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 25, 2009 (Started Dec 20, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Severe (swelling hands with and popping painful joints)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 3, 2009 (Started Jun 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 1, 2009 (Started Apr 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 5, 2009 (Started Mar 18, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (stiffness in neck, sleep problems, overactivity, jittery feeling, heart rate increased, dry mouth, anxious mood)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It is a hard drug to get approved by insurance companies especially if you are also on medicines to help you sleep or calm your nerves.
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: dry mouth, sleep problems, overactivity, heart rate increased, stiffness in neck, anxious mood, jittery feeling

  • 0 helpful marks
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