2 patient evaluations for Propoxyphene-Acetaminophen with a burden rating of Somewhat hard to take

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Mar 25, 2010 (Started Mar 19, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (inability to drive due to medication)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 2 x napsylate 650 mg-100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Could not drive when I took a full dose. However, a one-half dose made me functional, but it soon only partially relieved my back muscle pain.
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: inability to drive due to medication

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 9, 2008 (Started Dec 01, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (sleepiness, abdominal cramps, drug tolerance)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: It does make me sleepy yet only for a short time. You feel half awake and half asleep.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: drug tolerance, abdominal cramps, sleepiness

  • 0 helpful marks
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