18 patient evaluations for Prednisone taken for the purpose of 'multiple sclerosis'

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Nov 22, 2014 (Started Aug 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (skin thinning, abdominal bloating)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I was tapering from Dexamethasone to no steroids.

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 15, 2012 (Started Feb 14, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily

Feb 26, 2012 (Started Feb 14, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Pill taste like straight crap !!! try no to hold these in your mouth long than 1 second lol

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 20, 2011 (Started Jun 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (stomach discomfort)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It releaved my extreme back pain
Side effects: stomach discomfort

  • 0 helpful marks

May 6, 2011 (Started Apr 20, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily

May 3, 2011 (Started Apr 20, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 17, 2010 (Started Dec 18, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 16, 2010 (Started Oct 21, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for asthma)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for shortness of breath (dyspnea))
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 31, 2010 (Started Oct 21, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for asthma)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for shortness of breath (dyspnea))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 19, 2010 (Started Jan 20, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: helped with the relaspe but felt like jack Sparrow

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 1, 2010 (Started Sep 19, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for relapse MS (exacerbation))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 4, 2010 (Started Jun 04, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: weight gain, excessive gas

  • 0 helpful marks

May 25, 2010 (Started Apr 26, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (tachycardia (fast heart rate))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: increase in energy level; burning and pain in feet stopped; numbness in left leg stopped; after decreasing dose ended symptoms are beginning to come back
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: tachycardia (fast heart rate)

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