20 patient evaluations for Acetaminophen (Paracetamol) taken for the purpose of 'Pain'

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Oct 18, 2017 (Started Jun 30, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Every Other Week
Advice & Tips: acetaminophen just is not as effective for my pain as IB is.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 15, 2017 (Started Jun 30, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Every Other Week
Advice & Tips: In order to avoid taking too much acetominophen or too much ibuprophen I alternate them, taking 2 IB at bedtime M, W, F, Sun, and 2 acetaminophen Tu, Th, Sat.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Aug 22, 2016 (Started Jul 01, 1990)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Five times daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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May 29, 2016 (Started Jan 15, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: I had no pain during sleep or during the day.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 7, 2016 (Started Jan 15, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: I started with 1000 mg 3x a day as a replacement for Naproxen. I now take 1000 mg 2x a day and my pain is under control. I don't know if I can decrease dosage in the winter.

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Nov 28, 2014 (Started Nov 04, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Four times daily

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Oct 9, 2011 (Started Apr 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

Jun 12, 2011 (Started Apr 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 24, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If you take it alot you will have to increase your dosage because your body becomes used to it.

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 2, 2010 (Started Nov 10, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (upset stomach)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: upset stomach

Apr 1, 2010 (Started Nov 10, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (upset stomach)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: easily addictive can cause stomach issues
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: upset stomach

Jan 17, 2010 (Started Nov 10, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (upset stomach)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I get very tired when I take this and sometimes wake with a migraine and a hangover feeling.
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: upset stomach

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 25, 2010 (Started Jan 21, 1990)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Usually use Ibuprofen for pain and Acetaminophen for fever....whatever

Jan 19, 2009 (Started Jan 21, 1990)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I always use either Ibuprofen or Acetaminophen on "shot day"...unless I forget. Then, I remember, because I still get flu-like symptoms after all these years. Usually take Ibuprofen...4 200mg caplets every 4 hours for about 12-16 hours. (But sometimes take Acetaminophen...just depends on what I have)

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 5, 2010 (Started Mar 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (stomach pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Side effects: stomach pain

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 1, 2010 (Started Nov 23, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for inflammation)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 mL Daily

Dec 16, 2009 (Started Nov 23, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 350 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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