3 patient evaluations for Amantadine taken for the purpose of 'excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence)' with a perceived effectiveness rating of None

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Nov 13, 2013 (Started Jan 09, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence))
  • Side effects
    Mild (difficulty staying asleep, constipation, daytime sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: try it. it may work for you
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Jun 1, 2013 (Started Jan 09, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence))
  • Side effects
    Mild (difficulty staying asleep, constipation, daytime sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 12, 2012 (Started Apr 09, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily

May 18, 2012 (Started Apr 09, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I take this treatment every morning and it seams to help. I have not noticed any thing else while taking this medacation, I have not had any trouble taking the medacation but I do take others along with it.

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 8, 2010 (Started Aug 03, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence))
  • Side effects
    Moderate (dizziness and feeling faint, dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: be careful as I had excessive dizziness
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dizziness and feeling faint, dizziness

Sep 13, 2009 (Started Aug 03, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dizziness and feeling faint, dizziness

Sep 9, 2009 (Started Aug 03, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence))
  • Side effects
    Moderate (dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I was told that there is a newer medication that works but my in insurance did not pay for it
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dizziness and feeling faint, dizziness

  • 0 helpful marks
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