9 patient evaluations for Oxcarbazepine with a cost of Not specified

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Nov 14, 2015 (Started May 14, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (fatigue, deadened emotions)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 21, 2012 (Started Oct 17, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 11 x 300 mg/5 mL Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 14, 2012 (Started Mar 08, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Mild (poor working memory)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 18, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for seizures (complex partial))
  • Side effects
    Mild (wake up feeling just as tired as before nap, sensitivity to sudden loud noises)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/5 mL Daily
Advice & Tips: i remember taking all my meds by putting them all in a am pm weekly pill box. it helps me greatly. I am a forgetful person due to brain surgery. question # 2 and 3 are answered by taking all my meds together i take 4 meds that work together to keep my siezures under control.
Side effects: wake up feeling just as tired as before nap, sensitivity to sudden loud noises, sensitivity to sudden loud noises

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 6, 2010 (Started Apr 06, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for seizures (grand mal or tonic-clonic))
  • Side effects
    Moderate (muscle spasms, joint pain, atrophy of right arm muscles, brain fog, balance problems, memory problems, fatigue, depressed mood, insomnia)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Get as much rest as possible..... as if you have much choice!
Side effects: balance problems, muscle spasms, brain fog, joint pain, atrophy of right arm muscles, insomnia, depressed mood, fatigue, memory problems, insomnia, depressed mood, fatigue, memory problems

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 9, 2009 (Started Apr 04, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for bipolar rapid cycling)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 1, 2007 (Started Sep 15, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 1800 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 12, 2004 (Started Aug 12, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 1, 2003 (Started Nov 01, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/5 mL Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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