4 patient evaluations for Phenobarbital taken for the purpose of 'epilepsy'

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Nov 28, 2010 (Started Jan 10, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 other Daily
Advice & Tips: Sometimes it seems to make me high, lasts a few hours.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dizziness

  • 0 helpful marks

May 4, 2010 (Started Jul 25, 1989)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: phnobarbitola is a tried and true med for grand mal seizures and its inexpenssive if you become unemployed as i have. im used to taking this med..it made me tired at first but have adjusted the many years i have been on it.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: sleepiness

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Apr 12, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 1984)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence)

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Dec 1, 2007 (Started Dec 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 mL Daily
Side effects: problems concentrating, slowed thinking, slow speech (bradyarthria)

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