What is Commode?

Category: Equipment

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A portable toilet used by individuals who have difficulty walking to standard facilities.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Improve mobility 5 0
Weakness in leg(s) 4 1
Multiple sclerosis 1 1
Urinary incontinence 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 0
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Commode

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking Commode

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Commode

Duration

Currently using Commode

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1

Stopped using Commode

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 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 1
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 2
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2 patient evaluations for Commode

Apr 22, 2014 (Started Feb 05, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for weakness in leg(s))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 22, 2008 (Started Dec 20, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: $100-199 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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