7 patient evaluations for Ropinirole taken for the purpose of 'restless legs syndrome' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Major

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Nov 14, 2016 (Started Apr 24, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for restless legs syndrome)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 2, 2015 (Started Jul 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for restless legs syndrome)
  • Side effects
    Severe (indigestion, excessive yawning, nausea)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Advice & Tips: Had to get off of it. side effects were too severe. was taking so many
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: indigestion, nausea, excessive yawning

Jul 14, 2012 (Started Jul 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (indigestion, excessive yawning, nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: indigestion, nausea, excessive yawning

Feb 4, 2009 (Started Jul 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (indigestion, excessive yawning, nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 8 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: indigestion, nausea, excessive yawning

Jan 22, 2009 (Started Jul 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (indigestion, excessive yawning, nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 8 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It works for me.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: indigestion, nausea, excessive yawning

Mar 3, 2008 (Started Jul 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (excessive yawning)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Advice & Tips: I couldn't live without it. I'm wondering if it is becoming less effective tho
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: indigestion, nausea, excessive yawning

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 1, 2015 (Started Dec 04, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for restless legs syndrome)
  • Side effects
    Mild (nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: If I forget to take my mid day dosage I find my RLS hurting more and more, it certainly reminds me that I have missed my dose.

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 24, 2013 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for restless legs syndrome)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Queasiness, queasiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Need for increasing amounts worrying. What's going to happen when reach the 4mg a day stage.
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 29, 2013 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for restless legs syndrome)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Rebound/augmentation problems. Ask GP about Gabapentin and Pregabalin. Consider trying orgasm.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 23, 2012 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for restless legs syndrome)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Queasiness, queasiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 15, 2012 (Started Nov 20, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for restless legs syndrome)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.75 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: daytime sleepiness

Jan 1, 2012 (Started Nov 20, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for restless legs syndrome)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.75 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: daytime sleepiness

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 24, 2011 (Started Jan 10, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for restless legs syndrome)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for restless feeling in legs)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: my dose was raised from requip 1mg bid to requip 1mg tid because the pain/discomfort was increasing. the additional dose has helped a lot ADVISE: take medication before symptoms become noticeable or else it takes a long time to kick in. i am now able to sit comfortably
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 15, 2009 (Started May 15, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for restless legs syndrome)
  • Side effects
    Severe (insomnia)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: I tried Ropinirole to see if the side effects would be different from Mirapex. They weren't.

  • 0 helpful marks
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