3 patient evaluations for Prednisone taken for the purpose of 'multiple sclerosis' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Slight

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Feb 1, 2009 (Started Dec 10, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (makes me very edgy, facial swelling, loss of sense of taste, dry mouth, weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: See above comments. Wouldn't take this med again if you held a gun to my head! Even if it were free to me.
Side effects: makes me very edgy, facial swelling, weight gain, loss of sense of taste, dry mouth

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Sep 27, 2007 (Started Aug 01, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (calcium deficiency)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Side effects: calcium deficiency

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Jun 15, 1987 (Started May 01, 1987)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (brittle nails, fragile nails)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Doesn't seem to hurt or help.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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