7 patient evaluations for Butalbital-acetaminophen-caffeine taken for the purpose of 'migraine headaches'

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Jul 12, 2017 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    Mild (drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 26, 2016 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    Mild (drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 13, 2016 (Started Jul 01, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Take it before the headache gets worse.

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 15, 2014 (Started Jun 29, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Works faster when taken with a lot of fluids and with the first signs of pain.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 7, 2012 (Started Jul 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 4, 2010 (Started Aug 18, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    Mild (calming)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: It works OK for migraines, quicker than the Relpax I used to take. It does make me tired though, but not so tired I can't function. I have a high tolerance to meds that make you tired. Benadryl used to knock me out but now I can take it and not even notice.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: calming

Aug 29, 2010 (Started Aug 18, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    Mild (calming)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Leaves me fairly calm and more relaxed which is good with fibromyalgia pain.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: calming

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 12, 2009 (Started Apr 15, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (rebound headaches, sleepiness, fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I seem to have withdraw if I have to take it for several day in a row.
Side effects: rebound headaches, fatigue, sleepiness, fatigue

  • 1 helpful mark

Dec 11, 2008 (Started May 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: This worked okay for a while, but my tolerance to it has raised and it's effectiveness has lessened.

  • 0 helpful marks
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