3 patient evaluations for Trazodone taken for the purpose of 'fibromyalgia'

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Jul 1, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Support mental / emotional health)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Support quality of life)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: The main purpose was to get rest at night and to treat the symptoms of depression. After taking it for a few years from 2007 to 2008 the doctors took me off because they said it was causing me to "kick" in my sleep. I tried to go back to it but my nasal passages became too dry.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Oct 21, 2010 (Started Oct 21, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Mild (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Mar 25, 2010 (Started Apr 21, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for sleep problems)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I take the Trazadone mostly for sleep. Sleepiness, by the way, is the only side effect I get from it and actually, I don't consider that a side effect!
Cost: < $25 monthly

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