What is Butalbital?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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See also: Acetaminophen-butalbital Acetaminophen-butalbital-caffeine-codeine Butalbital-acetaminophen-caffeine

Butalbital is a barbituate used for the relief of the symptomatic complex of tension or muscle contraction headache.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 4

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Butalbital

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking Butalbital

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Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Doctor's advice 1
Other 1
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Duration

Stopped taking Butalbital

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

Jan 15, 2012 (Started May 01, 1999)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

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