10 patient evaluations for Duloxetine with a cost of $200+

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Jul 1, 2015 (Started Dec 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for depression with anxiety)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: $200+ monthly

Jun 1, 2013 (Started Dec 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depression with anxiety)
  • Side effects
    Mild (weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: $200+ monthly

Jan 10, 2010 (Started Dec 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

May 29, 2012 (Started May 29, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Severe (water retention)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 1, 2012 (Started Nov 02, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia))
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Mild (obsessive thinking)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 24, 2011 (Started Oct 03, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: expensive medication but works as advertised. Not able to take regularly due to cost.
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 15, 2011 (Started Sep 20, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Doctor recommendation)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Mild (jittery feeling)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Cymbalta helped with my overall pain, and mood control. I miss it greatly. when I went on disability, I simply could no longer afford it.
Cost: $200+ monthly
Side effects: jittery feeling

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 21, 2010 (Started Apr 15, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: caregiver puts all my meds in med. daily holders and feeds them to me w/ pudding to help them go down
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 2, 2010 (Started Mar 28, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I would take this medication again, once I have insurance coverage.
Cost: $200+ monthly

Sep 25, 2009 (Started Mar 28, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This medication helped me when I first started taking it for the pain and depression. It now helps for the depression, but not for the pain. It helped until I had a relapse that lasted 3-4 months, then didn't work on the pain at all for me.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 21, 2010 (Started Jun 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I began taking for nerve pain. My pain Mgmt Dr. prescribed. Emediately I felt like my energy was restored. I slept very soundly, and was able to get up after only 8 hours sleep for the first time in years.
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 11, 2009 (Started Jan 07, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 1, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 90 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This medication helped put my fibromyalgia in to remission.
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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