15 patient evaluations for Tramadol taken for the purpose of 'Muscle pain'

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Dec 9, 2016 (Started May 15, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Muscle pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

Nov 21, 2016 (Started May 15, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Muscle pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

Nov 14, 2016 (Started May 15, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Muscle pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

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Aug 29, 2012 (Started Jun 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Muscle pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 other Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 11, 2012 (Started Nov 15, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Burning sensation left lower leg)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Muscle pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Migraine headaches, Dizziness with nausea)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Except for the side effects sometimes the meds works.

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 9, 2012 (Started Oct 10, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Muscle pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 22, 2012 (Started Oct 10, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Muscle pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Headaches)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Tiredness)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 2, 2012 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Muscle pain)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have read that it works great for some. It worked less to me than aleve.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 11, 2012 (Started Mar 08, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Muscle pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 30, 2012 (Started Oct 05, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Muscle pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Tramadol (Ultram) is a very good treatment for all-over pain, such as that associated with Fibromyalgia. I stopped taking it simply because I no longer have health insurance, and could not afford to see my doctor. Just a warning - Tramadol does affect serotonin levels in the brain, so if you are taking anything such as an anti-depressant, please be careful!
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 22, 2012 (Started Aug 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Muscle pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Chronic constipation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 4, 2011 (Started Oct 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Muscle pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Arthritis pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Dizziness with nausea, Restlessness (akathisia))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: At first the side effects were severe, but now not so bad. I'll experience the side effects for about an hour after I take my dose.

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 29, 2011 (Started Oct 19, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Muscle pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I am sensitive to medication so start with a low dose. No side effect, then slowly increase. With extra strength tylenol and Lyrica my down hill slide stopped. The pain edge lowered from a 6 out of 10 to a 5. I have increased the short acting tramadol 50 mg ( Ultram ) to 3x@ day. I have added long acting tramadol (100 mg) (tridural) 1 @ day. Pregabalin 75 mg (Lyrica) 1 @ day is what stopped the down hill slide. Each day the pain is less. Unfortunately I was more active and blew my bad knee so I am in cast and crutch I am taking Recovery for knee repair. I have a knee replacement on Jan 24

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