Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Degenerative disc disease 10 3
Spinal stenosis 6 3
Herniated disc 3 2
Spondylolisthesis 2 0
Back pain 1 0

Show all 14 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 4
Moderate 1
Mild 2
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Lower back surgery

Side effect Patients Percentage
Pain 4
Pain in lower back 3
Back pain 2
Cervical spinal stenosis (neck) 1
Chronic idiopathic axonal polyneuropathy 1
Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence) 1

Show all 11 reported side effects

Duration

Currently having Lower back surgery

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped having Lower back surgery

Duration Patients Percentage
Less than 1 month 32
10 years or more 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 4
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 4
Burden
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 5
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 3
Not specified 5
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Lower back surgery.