What is Lifestyle Modification?

Category: Lifestyle Modifications

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Living with life-changing illnesses often necessitate many modifications to one's lifestyle.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 18 8
Epilepsy 2 0
Increase effect of another treatment 2 1
Multiple sclerosis 2 0
Nerve pain (neuralgia) 2 6
Allergic reaction 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
4
Mild
3
None
11

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Lifestyle Modification

Side effect Patients
Anorexia (appetite loss) 1
Bipolar manic episodes 1
Difficulty completing activities 1
Drug induced psychosis 1
Fatigue 1
Increased energy 1

Show all 12 reported side effects

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Lifestyle Modification

Dosage Patients
daily 6
all the time (24/7) 1
as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Lifestyle Modification

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 3
Course of treatment ended 1
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Duration

Currently using Lifestyle Modification

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 2
5 - 10 years 2
10 years or more 4

Stopped using Lifestyle Modification

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 3
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 8
Usually 9
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 6
Somewhat hard to take 6
A little hard to take 3
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 1
< $25 8
Not specified 8
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1 patient evaluation for Lifestyle Modification

Aug 30, 2011 (Started Sep 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for helplessness)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: made me feel better about myself. Helped me deal with parents and other difficult people.

  • 0 helpful marks
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