2 patient evaluations for Prazosin taken for the purpose of 'post-traumatic stress disorder' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Moderate

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Aug 13, 2018 (Started Apr 12, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for nightmares)
  • Side effects
    Mild (tension headache)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 8 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have upped the nightly dosage d/t return of graphic violent nightmares. Better now!
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 15, 2017 (Started Apr 12, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for nightmares)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This was prescribed to help w/ disturbing nightmares on nightly basis causing sleep-deprivation signs & symptoms. Have been increasing dose slowly, but still no actual viable benefits
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 13, 2013 (Started Jan 28, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for nightmares)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I stopped worrying about going to sleep. Then life changes made it so that I no longer had to worry (subconsciously) about being alone and vulnerable at night.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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