1 patient evaluation for Primidone taken for the purpose of 'Essential Tremor' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Slight

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StrkL
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StrkL
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: none
Chest: none
Legs: mild
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Aug 18, 2008 (Started Jul 01, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Essential Tremor)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Grogginess)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Started before took sinemet, and had slight effect on tremor. When sinemet was started, had more effect on tremor than primidone. When sinemet was increased to six pills daily, tried to decrease primidone and found could do so with no increase in tremor.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Grogginess

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