What is Repeat of CCSVI?

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Generic name: CCSVI Chronic Cerebro-Spinal Venous Insufficiency Therapy

Chronic cerebro-spinal venous insufficiency (CCSVI) is a syndrome in which the flow of blood in the cervical and thoracic veins, from the central nervous system (CNS) to the heart, is compromised and less efficient. It is proposed that insufficient venous blood flow, in turn, promotes development of brain dysfunction, especially multiple sclerosis.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Multiple sclerosis 4 2
Chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency 2 1
Cognitive decline 1 1
Doctor recommendation 1 0
Fibro fog 1 1
Support circulatory health 1 1

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

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
1
Mild
1
None
1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Repeat of CCSVI

Side effect Patients
Jugular vein stenosis 1
Pain from stent placement 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 2
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1 patient evaluation for Repeat of CCSVI

Feb 6, 2015 (Started Aug 15, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for cognitive decline)
  • Side effects
    Mild (pain from stent placement, pain from stent placement)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Treatment made a huge difference again. I feel alive and motivated, whereas I felt drugged before. I have my brain back!

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