17 patient evaluations for Baclofen taken for the purpose of 'ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)' with a side effects rating of None

laurag
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laurag
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

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Apr 25, 2016 (Started Jul 01, 1993)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I take a pill. My legs aren't stiff at all as long as i move them daily. It has helped to do weight bearing  exercises.

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scart
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scart
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: mild
Legs: none
I am: g
I have:
ALS

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Apr 12, 2016 (Started Dec 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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mzooms
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mzooms
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: severe
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
ALS

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Feb 1, 2016 (Started Dec 06, 1993)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily

Aug 15, 2015 (Started Dec 06, 1993)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily

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Wayne Lampe
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Wayne Lampe
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

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Dec 8, 2015 (Started Apr 16, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Take only the dosage that is needed to stop cramping
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 15, 2012 (Started Apr 16, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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nacona
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nacona
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
ALS

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May 17, 2015 (Started Jul 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fasciculations)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Cramps)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 19, 2010 (Started Jul 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fasciculations)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Cramps)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Muscle spasms)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

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pabbey13053
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pabbey13053
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

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Oct 7, 2014 (Started Nov 08, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Cramps)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

Nov 5, 2009 (Started Nov 08, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Cramps)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: works great for me

Jul 1, 2009 (Started Nov 08, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Cramps)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: for cramps

Jan 16, 2009 (Started Nov 08, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Cramps)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

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slicky
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slicky
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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Aug 17, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

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speechlessinseattle
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speechlessinseattle
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: none
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
PLS

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Jun 27, 2013 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

Jun 29, 2012 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • side effects
    Mild (Muscle weakness, Staggering walk)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

Sep 17, 2011 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • side effects
    Mild (Muscle weakness, Staggering walk)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

Nov 14, 2010 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If you think the baclofen is not working, stop taking it and you will see how much it really does work.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

Sep 2, 2010 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • side effects
    Mild (Muscle weakness, Staggering walk)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: increased urination
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

Aug 8, 2009 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • side effects
    Mild (Muscle weakness, Staggering walk)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If you need it, take it. It helps.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

Jul 16, 2009 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Muscle weakness, Staggering walk)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: decreases stiffness and makes walking easier.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

May 26, 2009 (Started Feb 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • side effects
    Mild (Muscle weakness, Staggering walk)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: there is a very fine line between what is needed to reduce spasticity, and taking to much so muscle weakness is intensified. everyone taking this drug should know what the line is, as not to be counter productive.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness, Staggering walk

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djacobsen1979
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djacobsen1979
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I am: vb
I have:
ALS

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Mar 7, 2013 (Started Feb 28, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: taking baclofen made an obvious difference in cloeness (sp) and muscle spacticity

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HappyPhysicist
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HappyPhysicist
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

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Mar 5, 2013 (Started Jan 05, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Did not seem to help my cramps at all.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 1, 2013 (Started Jan 05, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Muscle cramps)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: ineffective for controlling cramps
Cost: < $25 monthly

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