Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Balance problems 304 101
Walking problems 276 78
Improve mobility 166 81
Stiffness/spasticity 85 15
Fatigue 81 15
Weakness in legs 44 13

Show all 106 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
8
Moderate
8
Mild
17
None
201

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Walker

Side effect Patients
Falls 2
Tiredness 2
Worsening posture 2
Anger 1
Anxiety and frustration 1
Back pain 1

Show all 30 reported side effects

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Walker

Dosage Patients
daily 73
as needed 65
weekly 14
1 other daily 4
every other week 4
1other as needed 3
all the time (24/7) 3
five times daily 3
four times daily 2
twice daily 2

See all 18 dosages

Why patients stopped taking Walker

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 142
Course of treatment ended 38
Did not seem to work 37
Doctor's advice 16
Personal research 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 225 patients who've stopped using Walker

Duration

Currently using Walker

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 163
1 - 6 months 863
6 months - 1 year 12
1 - 2 years 18
2 - 5 years 31
5 - 10 years 66
10 years or more 51

Stopped using Walker

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 9
1 - 6 months 76
6 months - 1 year 48
1 - 2 years 45
2 - 5 years 36
5 - 10 years 7
10 years or more 6
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 123
Usually 57
Sometimes 31
Never taken as prescribed 23
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 26
Somewhat hard to take 37
A little hard to take 58
Not at all hard to take 113
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 9
$100-199 6
$50-99 6
$25-49 8
< $25 82
Not specified 123
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65 patient evaluations for Walker

Feb 15, 2018 (Started Nov 15, 2017)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for walking problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 22, 2018 (Started Sep 15, 1999)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for walking problems)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for balance problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Four times daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 8, 2018 (Started Feb 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for walking problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Every 8 Weeks
Advice & Tips: yes
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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