What is Fisher Wallace Cranial Stimulator?

Category: Equipment

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The FISHER-WALLACE Cranial Stimulator (Zero DC] Model £ SBL202-B is a portable battery powered pulse generator used to reduce the symptoms of depression, anxiety and insomnia.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Depressed mood 6 9
Generalized anxiety disorder 5 5
Anxious mood 4 8
Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder 1 1
Difficulty falling asleep 1 0
Excessive sleeping (hypersomnia) 1 5

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  • 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 2
None 10

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Fisher Wallace Cranial Stimulator

Side effect Patients
Intermittent hypomania 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Fisher Wallace Cranial Stimulator

Dosage Patients
0.05 mg weekly 1
2 other daily 1
2other as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Fisher Wallace Cranial Stimulator

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Fisher Wallace Cranial Stimulator

Duration

Currently using Fisher Wallace Cranial Stimulator

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 1
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped using Fisher Wallace Cranial Stimulator

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 6
Usually 3
Sometimes 2
Never taken as prescribed 2
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 5
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 6
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 5
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 7
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1 patient evaluation for Fisher Wallace Cranial Stimulator

Aug 28, 2010 (Started Aug 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1 other Daily
Advice & Tips: I have extremely refractory ADHD. This treatment that appears totally safe (one headache in 450 patients) can be tried for 2 months with a money back warranty

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