4 patient evaluations for Ibuprofen taken for the purpose of 'migraine' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Moderate

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Jan 4, 2016 (Started Nov 15, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for dizziness with nausea)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 15, 2015 (Started Jul 15, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine)
  • Side effects
    Severe (elevated liver enzymes)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Four times daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 10, 2012 (Started Jun 30, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (upset stomach)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 15, 2011 (Started Jan 15, 1989)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for episcleritis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for facial pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (mucous membrane dryness, kidney pain, constipation)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Only use it as a last resort. I only use it for a day maybe a week at the most and only when my eye gets infected or if my cheek and/or jaw gives me intense pain.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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