Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 16 4
Happiness 11 2
Depressed mood 4 0
Increase effect of another treatment 3 0
Increased symptoms due to stress 1 0
Mood elevated or improved 1 0

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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 1
Mild 1
None 5

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Children

Side effect Patients
excess movement 2
Stress 2

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Children

Dosage Patients
daily 2

Why patients stopped taking Children

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Reason Patients
Other 1
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Duration

Currently using Children

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1
10 years or more 1

Stopped using Children

Duration Patients
10 years or more 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 6
Usually 1
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 6
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 4
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3 patient evaluations for Children

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sumbutterfly
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sumbutterfly
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Some
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F49y
FM:10y Dx
CFS:11y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 1, 2009 (Started Oct 17, 1993)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Happiness)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (excess movement, Stress)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: Children are beautifull
Side effects: Stress, excess movement

  • 0 helpful marks
andi114
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andi114
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:F51y
FM:8y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Feb 23, 2009 (Started )

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Happiness)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks
skimpy
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skimpy
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Severe
64 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: vg
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Jan 6, 2009 (Started )

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: children are a blessing and they can also give you gray hair
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 18, 2008 (Started )

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks
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