8 patient evaluations for Avoid Caffeine

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Jan 1, 2010 (Started Jan 10, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: I gave up caffeine before I was diagnosed because I thought I was having a bad reaction to it. Now I know it was judt because I was ill. I started drinking coffee again at the beginning of 2010 with no ill effect.

Nov 5, 2008 (Started Jan 10, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 1, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for tremor(s))
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: I decided that no caffeine

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 27, 2009 (Started Aug 21, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: All the time (24/7)
Advice & Tips: saves money if nothing else
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 28, 2009 (Started May 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 10, 2009 (Started Jun 05, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage:
Advice & Tips: I sometimes have caffeine coffee down my RIG as I cannot drink anymore

Sep 9, 2008 (Started Jun 05, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage:
Advice & Tips: I do have one cup of caffeine coffe a day now

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 23, 2008 (Started Nov 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for acid reflux)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2 L Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 22, 2008 (Started Oct 22, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for cluster headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 16, 2008 (Started May 12, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2 other Daily
Advice & Tips: I stop drinking caffeine by 4:00 PM so it can flush through my system by bedtime. It can be very difficult to change your habits if you are used to drinking caffeine at any time of day.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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