2 patient evaluations for Clonazepam taken for the purpose of 'Social Anxiety Disorder' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Slight

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CupcakeKitten
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CupcakeKitten
Gender: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 2
Mania: 1
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Moderate
25 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: b
I have:
Borderline Personality

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May 9, 2016 (Started Sep 09, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Uncontrollable worrying)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Suicidal thoughts or urges)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Social Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Self injury or harm)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Problems getting along with others)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Paranoia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Panic attacks)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Irritability)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Intrusive thoughts images or impulses)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Guilt or self blame)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Anxious mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Anticipatory anxiety)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Anger)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Drowsiness, Apathy, Confusion, Loss of balance)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 2, 2015 (Started Sep 09, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Uncontrollable worrying)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Drowsiness, Apathy, Confusion, Loss of balance)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I only take this medication when I feel out of control, rage, intemse anxiety, heavy worry and paranoia. For me, it causes a bit of confusion, loss of balance, drowsiness/sleepiness and some apathy. It definitely takes the edge off of any rage, anxiety, heavy worry and paranoia I experience. The bit of apathy thrown in, I feel, is necessary for me. That is what really calms me down. I go from worrying so much, that the apathy balances me out to a healthy calm.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 6, 2015 (Started Sep 09, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Uncontrollable worrying)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Drowsiness, Apathy, Confusion, Loss of balance)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Synnamin Gurl
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Synnamin Gurl
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 37
Condition: Diabetes Type 1 8 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
Diabetes Type 1

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Oct 2, 2012 (Started Jul 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Social Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Panic attacks)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Take it exactly as prescribed, be consistent - take it the same time every day. It really does work well if taken as directed.

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