2 patient evaluations for Acetaminophen-Diphenhydramine with a burden rating of Very hard to take

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Oct 16, 2010 (Started Oct 07, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for FM pain and insomnia)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Advice & Tips: Made my RLS much worse. Helped me to understand I need to stay away from antihistamines if at all possible.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 11, 2003 (Started Oct 07, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for FM pain and insomnia)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Advice & Tips: I took Tylenol PM to help me with sleep. But it made my RLS MUCH worse. Ever since I stopped all of my antihistamines, the RLS has cleared up almost entirely. I sleep for 6-8 hours per night now!
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 1, 2010 (Started Nov 10, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for insomnia)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (restlessness (akathisia))
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: restlessness (akathisia)

Jan 17, 2010 (Started Nov 10, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for insomnia)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (restlessness (akathisia))
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: helps with pain some, but wake with hangover feelings
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: restlessness (akathisia)

  • 0 helpful marks
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