4 patient evaluations for Prednisone taken for the purpose of 'Asthma'

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LSK
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LSK
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: severe
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Jan 31, 2013 (Started Feb 09, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Asthma)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Asthma)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Sinus infection, Weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Weight gain

Feb 27, 2010 (Started Feb 09, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Asthma)
  • side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Weight gain

Feb 17, 2010 (Started Feb 09, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Asthma)
  • side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Weight gain

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The-Gig
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The-Gig
Gender: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: All
Stickman: all
Description:M59y
CFS:12y Dx
FM:19y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jun 16, 2010 (Started Jun 30, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Asthma)
  • side effects
    Mild (Heart palpitations)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Due to bariatric bypass weight loss surgery on Dec 22, 2010, I am no longer allowed to use this medication except in extreme emergency as it is likely to cause ulcers in my new stomach.

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booksbykm
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booksbykm
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Jun 15, 2010 (Started Jun 12, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Asthma)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Sleep problems)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily

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darkauburn
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darkauburn
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F55y
FM:8y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jun 15, 2008 (Started Jun 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Asthma)
  • side effects
    Severe (Pain in thighs, Cramps in legs, severe cramping in legs)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Taking Prednisone has always had a negative effect but never as bad as the last time I had it. I have had to get the corticosteroid IM which does not have the same negative side effects.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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