Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 21 10
Fibromyalgia 12 6
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 3 2
Anxious mood 3 1
Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome 3 2
Parkinson's disease 3 6

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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 2
Moderate 0
Mild 3
None 41

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Homeopathy

Side effect Patients
Difficulty sleeping through night 1
Emotional instability 1
Hunger 1
Muscle twitching (fasciculations) 1
None 1
Occasional flu like symptoms 1

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Dosages

Based on patients currently using Homeopathy

Dosage Patients
daily 5
three times daily 2
3 other daily 1
as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Homeopathy

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Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 11
Course of treatment ended 5
Expense 4
Other 4
Personal research 2
Doctor's advice 1
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Duration

Currently using Homeopathy

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 2
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 4
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped using Homeopathy

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 3
1 - 6 months 5
6 months - 1 year 3
1 - 2 years 7
2 - 5 years 2
5 - 10 years 2
10 years or more 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 32
Usually 11
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 3
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 12
Not at all hard to take 33
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 5
$100-199 3
$50-99 3
$25-49 5
< $25 12
Not specified 18
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7 patient evaluations for Homeopathy

Mar 7, 2015 (Started Feb 15, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Flu like symptoms)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Does not work on me.

  • 0 helpful marks

May 26, 2013 (Started Mar 29, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Muscle twitching (fasciculations))
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: Went through three graduations of doses before deciding this was not a treatment that I was willing to continue. Each dose had strong reactions that increased my ALS symptoms. Just got sick & tired of feeling sick & tired.

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 1, 2010 (Started Jan 12, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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