10 patient evaluations for Verapamil

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Feb 24, 2016 (Started Feb 20, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome)
  • Side effects
    Severe (headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This was the second time I tried to take this med, and four days was all I could possibly manage; the constant headache was severe and debilitating. It did lower my heartrate a little, but not nearly enough to make this a viable treatment for me.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 12, 2015 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: Other treatments for headache and general pain caused weight gain. Verapamil does not seem to effect me in any negative way.

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 1, 2013 (Started Sep 11, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 17, 2013 (Started Sep 27, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 360 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: cost is sometimes a problem for me as it doesn't go on the walmart $4 plan

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 30, 2012 (Started Apr 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    Mild (weight gain, fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 160 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 20, 2011 (Started Oct 12, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 360 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 18, 2010 (Started Oct 12, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 360 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2010 (Started Feb 08, 1996)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (constipation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: constipation

Nov 24, 2008 (Started Feb 08, 1996)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (constipation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: constipation

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 1, 2009 (Started Feb 04, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Severe (swelling in feet, swelling in lower extremities)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 240 mg/24 hours Daily
Advice & Tips: swelling in legs, large weight swings caused overall unhealthy feelings.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: swelling in feet, swelling in lower extremities

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 22, 2008 (Started Oct 15, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for cluster headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 480 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 18, 2008 (Started Jul 01, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 240 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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