5 patient evaluations for Aleve with a adherence rating of Usually

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May 15, 2013 (Started Aug 12, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for arthritis pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Great option for inflammation and arthritic pain.

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 18, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (upset stomach)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: It is not prescribed so I take it as needed which for the past 2 weeks has been daily. It can cause stomach problems.

Feb 22, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: This is not nearly as effective as it was before. I now rotate between Aleve, IB and Aspirin.

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 10, 2010 (Started Jul 21, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Taking with Rebif shot)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1125 mg Weekly
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 23, 2009 (Started Feb 23, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: This is the only OTC that makes any difference at all for my headaches or cramps.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 23, 2009 (Started Dec 12, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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