What is ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone?

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See also: Clinical Trial

NCT00349622 is a clinical trial with ceftriaxone in subjects with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Other study IDs include: U01NS049640-02, NINDS, U01NS049640-02, NINDS CRC.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects of ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone

Severe
2
Moderate
4
Mild
3
None
7

Commonly reported side effects, conditions, and hospitalizations associated with ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone

Patients
3
Patients
1
Patients
1
Patients
1

Show all 15 reported side effects

Dosages

Most common dosages (by patients currently using ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone)
Dosage
4 g daily
Patients
5
Dosage
2 other daily
Patients
2
Dosage
1 other daily
Patients
1
Dosage
2 mg daily
Patients
1
Dosage
50 mg daily
Patients
1
Why Patients Stopped Using ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason
Side effects too severe
Patients
4
Reason
Course of treatment ended
Patients
4
Reason
Doctor's advice
Patients
3
Reason
Other
Patients
2
Reason
Did not seem to work
Patients
1
See all 11 patients who’ve stopped using ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone

Duration

Stopped Using ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone
Duration
Patients
Duration
0-1 month
Patients
2
Duration
1-3 months
Patients
0
Duration
3-6 months
Patients
0
Duration
6 months-1 year
Patients
2
Duration
1-2 years
Patients
6
Duration
2 years or more
Patients
1

Adherence


Always
Patients
13
81%
Usually
Patients
1
6%
Sometimes
Patients
0
0%
Never
Patients
2
13%

Burden


Very
Patients
3
19%
Somewhat
Patients
8
50%
A little
Patients
4
25%
Not at all
Patients
1
6%

Cost per month


Cost per month
$200+
Patients
3
23%
Cost per month
$100-199
Patients
1
8%
Cost per month
$50-99
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$25-49
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
< $25
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
Not specified
Patients
12
92%
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2 patient evaluations for ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone

7573
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7573
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
ALS

See 7573's full ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone history

Apr 29, 2011 (Started Oct 22, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1 other Daily
Advice & Tips: I take this treatment twice a day. People tell me that my ALS is moving slower.
Cost: Not specified monthly

Mar 4, 2011 (Started Oct 22, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 1 other Daily
Advice & Tips: I think this is a good study. We set a time each morning to take the medication, and it is no problem for us. I feel I swallow better when I am on the medication. Taking this medication is an adjustment to my life, but so is ALS and if this is going help me, I'll do it.
Cost: Not specified monthly

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moolaw
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I am: b
I have:
ALS

See moolaw's full ALS Phase 3 Study Ceftriaxone history

Dec 20, 2010 (Started Oct 11, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Participate in clinical trial: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It's no problem for me, but my husband has so much to do that he forgets to thaw the medicine sometimes.
Cost: Not specified monthly
Side effects: Lymphocytopenia (low lymphocytes), Itching and rash from patch adhesive

Nov 20, 2010 (Started Oct 11, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Participate in clinical trial: None
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I feel like I'm getting worse more quickly, but don't know whether it is the study drug or riluzole.
Cost: Not specified monthly
Side effects: Lymphocytopenia (low lymphocytes), Itching and rash from patch adhesive

Oct 21, 2010 (Started Oct 11, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Participate in clinical trial: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 4 g Daily
Advice & Tips: I was afraid that the procedures for administering the drug would be difficult, but it isn't too hard for my husband to do and it is easy to schedule early in the morning and then before bed. I feel good about participating in a trial.
Cost: Not specified monthly
Side effects: Lymphocytopenia (low lymphocytes), Itching and rash from patch adhesive

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