What is Cat(s) and dog(s)?

Category: Others

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Generic name: Pets

Researchers are finding that pets truly have the power to heal and support their owners, especially at times of stress and illness. Pets provide company and can help with the feeling of loneliness, sadness, pain and fear.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 19 5
Depressed mood 5 0
Loneliness 5 0
Pain 4 0
Increase effect of another treatment 3 2
Happiness 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 0
None 5

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Cat(s) and dog(s)

Side effect Patients
Costly (ie money or time) 1
Crying 1
Stress 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Cat(s) and dog(s)

Dosage Patients
daily 4
2 hr daily 1
3 other daily 1

Duration

Currently using Cat(s) and dog(s)

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 2
10 years or more 4
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 6
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 3
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 1
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1 patient evaluation for Cat(s) and dog(s)

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pezzerific
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 62
Condition: 8 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
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Jul 6, 2009 (Started Sep 02, 1997)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 5, 2009 (Started Sep 02, 1997)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: The love that is returned makes the burden worth it.
Cost: $100-199 monthly

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