What is Baclofen Trial?

Category: Procedures

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A trial dose of Baclofen to ensure effectiveness prior to a baclofen pump impantation.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 2
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Baclofen Trial

Side effect Patients
Muscle weakness 1
Sleepiness 1
Weakness in leg(s) 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 1
< $25 1
Not specified 1
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2 patient evaluations for Baclofen Trial

Feb 23, 2012 (Started Sep 19, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sleepy, sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 12, 2011 (Started Nov 09, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Is added to Keppra & Zanaflex at bedtime to reduce night time spasticity)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Cotton mouth, muscle weakness, cotton mouth, muscle weakness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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