2 patient evaluations for Methylphenidate with a burden rating of Very hard to take

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Jul 1, 2020 (Started Jul 01, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 36 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 13, 2018 (Started Jul 01, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 36 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 8, 2005 (Started Dec 08, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for problems concentrating)
  • Side effects
    Severe (agrivation, aggravation)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: dont give up, try all the diffrent medication until you find the one that works with your cemistry.
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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