What is PatientsLikeMe forum?

Category: Lifestyle Modifications

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Generic name: Online Support Groups

PatientsLikeMe Forums provide opportunities for members to connect, share and learn from each other.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 8 0
Improve communication 3 0
Increase effect of another treatment 1 0
Multiple sclerosis 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 0
Mild 1
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with PatientsLikeMe forum

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently using PatientsLikeMe forum

Dosage Patients
weekly 1

Duration

Currently using PatientsLikeMe forum

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
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 1
Last updated:

1 patient evaluation for PatientsLikeMe forum

Sep 27, 2008 (Started Mar 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
Last updated:
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