2 patient evaluations for Phenobarbital taken for the purpose of 'Epilepsy' with a side effects rating of Mild

mpatient
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mpatient
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 69y
  • Duration: 68 yrs
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
Surgery type: Left Temporal Lobectomy, Right Temporal Lobe Resection
0 seizures
168 weeks ago
I am: n
I have:
Epilepsy

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Nov 28, 2010 (Started Jan 10, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    Mild (Dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 other Daily
Advice & Tips: Sometimes it seems to make me high, lasts a few hours.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Dizziness

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lmyers
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lmyers
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 48y
  • Duration: 44 yrs
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
3 seizures
304 weeks ago
I have:
Epilepsy

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May 4, 2010 (Started Jul 25, 1989)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    Mild (Sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: phnobarbitola is a tried and true med for grand mal seizures and its inexpenssive if you become unemployed as i have. im used to taking this med..it made me tired at first but have adjusted the many years i have been on it.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Sleepiness

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