3 patient evaluations for Steroid IV Infusion with a burden rating of A little hard to take

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Apr 15, 2009 (Started Feb 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (swelling in ankles, metallic taste in mouth, swelling in feet, bruiselike feeling under skin, weight gain, fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Its weird infusing yourself
Cost: $200+ monthly
Side effects: swelling in feet, metallic taste in mouth, bruiselike feeling under skin, weight gain, swelling in ankles, fatigue

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 6, 2009 (Started )

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (facial flushing, swelling in ankles, flushing, feeling hot/overheating, metallic taste in mouth, swelling in feet, weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips: There may be side efects, but if they help you might want to consider taking them.
Side effects: facial flushing, feeling hot/overheating, flushing, metallic taste in mouth, swelling in feet, swelling in ankles, weight gain

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Oct 10, 2008 (Started Oct 22, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (facial flushing, flushing, feeling hot/overheating, metallic taste in mouth, weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Side effects: facial flushing, feeling hot/overheating, flushing, metallic taste in mouth, weight gain

  • 0 helpful marks
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