2 patient evaluations for Hydrocodone-Acetaminophen taken for the purpose of 'back pain' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Major

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Aug 25, 2011 (Started Aug 04, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for back pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (constipation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg-5 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 15, 2009 (Started Jul 20, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for back pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Again, better reaction....but I am not allowed to take it, so on the shelf it goes. At least I have an ace in the hole if I need it!
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 10, 2009 (Started Jul 20, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for back pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Great stuff. I prefer this to my other pain killer, methadone. For some reason, my docs are not as much of a fan. That's unfortunate....I really have a superior reaction to this medicine.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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