9 patient evaluations for Physical Therapy taken for the purpose of 'Stiffness/Spasticity'

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Oct 19, 2011 (Started May 02, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 90 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: Make sure to find someone who is gentle and knows about Fibromyaliga
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 3, 2010 (Started May 20, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 min Weekly
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 1, 2010 (Started May 27, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Balance problems)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 30, 2010 (Started Nov 26, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Muscle aches, Fatigue, Pain)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle aches, Pain, Fatigue

Oct 8, 2009 (Started Nov 26, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Muscle aches, Fatigue, Pain)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle aches, Pain, Fatigue

Jan 5, 2009 (Started Nov 26, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Muscle aches, Fatigue, Pain)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle aches, Pain, Fatigue

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 25, 2010 (Started Nov 29, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Walking problems)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 60 min Daily
Advice & Tips: I am walking better with and without the walker. I workout for an hopur and fifteen minutes a day now. Momday, Wednesday and Friday with therapist and the other four days alone. I WILL WALK ALONE AGAIN.

Sep 26, 2008 (Started Nov 29, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Cost Approximately how much do you pay out of pocket for this treatment? How can you have a cost on something your do your self...lol

Feb 28, 2008 (Started Nov 29, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Walking problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: I still can not walk
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 15, 2009 (Started Jan 02, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Improve mobility)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: PT once a week gives me range of motion & helps emotionally with a weekly routine.

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 1, 2009 (Started Apr 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 17, 2008 (Started Jul 21, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Improve mobility)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Pain)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: To find a really good physical therapist, ask your MS specialist or your Physiatrist to recommend someone who works regularly with MS patients
Cost: $100-199 monthly
Side effects: Pain

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 20, 2007 (Started Jul 25, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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