4 patient evaluations for Modafinil taken for the purpose of 'multiple sclerosis' with a perceived effectiveness rating of None

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Aug 15, 2013 (Started Jul 11, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence))
  • Effectiveness
    None (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Heart rate increased)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Mar 1, 2010 (Started Jul 11, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Aug 25, 2008 (Started Jul 11, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 1, 2011 (Started Sep 15, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It just didn't seem to work at all and to get it approved through my insurance just for one month was a nightmare. Even with my insurance covering it, it was over $100 for a one month prescription.

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 26, 2011 (Started Apr 07, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 15, 2011 (Started May 24, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 31, 2010 (Started May 24, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: As I said before, couldn't tell a difference in energy level or fatigue so I stopped.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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