6 patient evaluations for Amantadine with a burden rating of Somewhat hard to take

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Sep 15, 2016 (Started Mar 13, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 15, 2010 (Started Dec 03, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (whole body ache, fever/chills, fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: fatigue, fever/chills, whole body ache

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 26, 2009 (Started Jul 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: What the expected benefits are.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 19, 2009 (Started Oct 07, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Severe (fluid retention (edema), blotchy skin on my legs, fatigue, constipation)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I am willing to go through the side effects because this med really helps me!
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: fluid retention (edema), blotchy skin on my legs, constipation, fatigue

Nov 17, 2008 (Started Oct 07, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (fluid retention (edema), blotchy skin on my legs, fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: fluid retention (edema), blotchy skin on my legs, constipation, fatigue

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 31, 2008 (Started Feb 15, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (jerky movements, fluid retention (edema), fatigue, depressed mood, congestive heart failure)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Monitor closely
Side effects: jerky movements, depressed mood, fatigue, fluid retention (edema)

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 4, 2008 (Started May 10, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Don't know)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (fluid retention (edema), blotchy skin, blotchy skin on my legs)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If you can suddenly quit taking it, and you feel no worse, then bearing the side effects of the drup makes no sense
Side effects: fluid retention (edema), blotchy skin on my legs, blotchy skin

  • 0 helpful marks
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