6 patient evaluations for Clonazepam with a burden rating of Very hard to take

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Feb 1, 2012 (Started Sep 10, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Severe (heartburn)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 10, 2010 (Started Sep 10, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (heartburn)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 10, 2003 (Started Sep 10, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 22, 2012 (Started Dec 10, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for sleep apnea disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (feel like a zombie)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Advice & Tips: All I know is that the medication wasn't for me. I don't like feeling unattached with everything and everyone. Awful medication.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Dec 19, 2011 (Started Dec 10, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for sleep apnea disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (feel like a zombie)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 0.25 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Even with lowering my dosage I still had the same side effect of feeling like a zombie and feeling detached with the world around me.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 8, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for seizures)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: No longer experience auras pre seizure, therefore not enuf time to take the wafer before seizure hits and begins to generalize

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 3, 2009 (Started Aug 15, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxiety and frustration)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I was also advised to take this med to assist in sleeping. I have found that if I take it for anxiety I don't sleep unless it is time for me to lay down and sleep. If I take it for sleep I take it and can be asleep within 15 minutes.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 30, 2009 (Started Aug 15, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I only take this med when needed for anxiety, and to support another med.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 19, 2009 (Started Aug 15, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

Mar 28, 2009 (Started Dec 18, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for seizures (partial focal))
  • Side effects
    Severe (forgetfulness, groggy in morning, drowsiness, grogginess, sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 2.75 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I believe this is the best drug for my muscle spams & pain so I don't want to give it up, but it has canged my life to the point that I can't stand the pain with out it, but I am going to have to quite my job or get fired because I am not alert and make lots of mistakes and forget what I am doing. I think I am going to try for disability.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: groggy in morning, grogginess, drowsiness, sleepiness, forgetfulness

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 26, 2008 (Started Nov 26, 1995)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (groggy in morning, decreased sex drive (libido))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: decreased sex drive (libido), groggy in morning

  • 1 helpful mark
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