8 patient evaluations for Carisoprodol with a side effects rating of Mild

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Oct 10, 2015 (Started Dec 14, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for muscle pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1050 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 28, 2010 (Started Jul 23, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for lack of sleep)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 7, 2009 (Started Feb 14, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for muscle pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain in lower back)
  • Side effects
    Mild (drowsiness, grogginess, sleepiness, dry mouth, constipation, somniloquy)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1050 mg Daily
Side effects: dry mouth, grogginess, drowsiness, constipation, sleepiness

Feb 18, 2009 (Started Feb 14, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain in lower back)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (grogginess, sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1050 mg Daily
Side effects: dry mouth, grogginess, drowsiness, constipation, sleepiness

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 31, 2009 (Started Aug 17, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1050 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Wish I could get back on this treatment!
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 14, 2009 (Started May 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sleepiness, nausea)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I realized that if I don't take soma on a regular basis, my back can't move too well.
Side effects: sleepiness, nausea

  • 1 helpful mark

May 15, 2009 (Started Jan 18, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for muscle pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 700 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I think my body got too used to this medication and after doubling the dose and still not experiencing any significant relief I stopped it and the doc put me on something called baclofen which for now does seem to be working. I take it at bedtime since it causes drowsiness.
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: sleepiness

Jan 18, 2009 (Started Jan 18, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for muscle pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 700 mg Daily
Side effects: sleepiness

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 23, 2009 (Started Sep 16, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle spasms in neck and shoulders)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sleepiness, dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dry mouth, sleepiness

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 30, 2008 (Started May 01, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle tension)
  • Side effects
    Mild (grogginess)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1400 mg Daily
Side effects: grogginess

  • 0 helpful marks
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