6 patient evaluations for Ropinirole taken for the purpose of 'RLS (Restless Legs Syndrome)' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Major

babsinfisk
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babsinfisk
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Oct 2, 2015 (Started Jul 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for RLS (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

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woofhound
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woofhound
Gender: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: All
function: Most
external_stress: Little
Stickman: most
Description:M58y
CFS:10y Dx
FM:16y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Oct 1, 2015 (Started Dec 04, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for RLS (Restless Legs Syndrome))
  • side effects
    Mild (Nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Three times daily
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.

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Robert51
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Robert51
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 64
Condition: Restless Legs 3 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: None
I am: n
I have:
Restless Legs

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Jun 24, 2013 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for RLS (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 RLS (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 RLS (Restless Legs Syndrome))
  • side effects
    Mild (Queasiness, Queasiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily

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Wayne Lampe
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Wayne Lampe
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

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Dec 15, 2012 (Started Nov 20, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for RLS (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 RLS (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

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peaches la rue
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peaches la rue
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Some
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: Most
function: Some
external_stress: Most
Stickman: most
Description:F77y
FM:19y Dx
CFS:19y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Nov 24, 2011 (Started Jan 10, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for RLS (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

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Uforia
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Uforia
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 72
Condition: Restless Legs 1 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: Mild
I am: n
I have:
Restless Legs

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May 15, 2009 (Started May 15, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for RLS (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.

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