Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Pain 6 2
Difficulty staying asleep 5 3
Lack of motivation 2 5
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 1 1
Brain tumor 1 0
Colon cancer 1 1

Show all 17 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 0
Moderate 0
Mild 5
None 4

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Rick Simpson Oil

Side effect Patients Percentage
Balance problems 1
Drowsiness 1
Tiredness 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Rick Simpson Oil

Dosage Patients Percentage
8 drop(s) daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Rick Simpson Oil

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Did not seem to work 1
Side effects too severe 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Rick Simpson Oil

Duration

Currently taking Rick Simpson Oil

Duration Patients Percentage
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Rick Simpson Oil

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 6
Usually 3
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 8
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 1
$50-99 2
$25-49 2
< $25 0
Not specified 4
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1 patient evaluation for Rick Simpson Oil

Jun 10, 2012 (Started May 28, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Scheuermann’s kyphosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for scoliosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for difficulty staying asleep)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 250 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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