What is Talampanel?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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A Multinational, Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group Study to Assess the Efficacy, Tolerability and Safety of Talampanel in Subjects With Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

Purpose
Patients
Patients with evaluations
Perceived effectiveness

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

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects of Talampanel

Severe
2
Moderate
2
Mild
2
None
6

Commonly reported side effects, conditions, and hospitalizations associated with Talampanel

Patients
3
Patients
1
Patients
1
Patients
1

Dosages

Why Patients Stopped Taking Talampanel (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason
Did not seem to work
Patients
7
Reason
Course of treatment ended
Patients
5
Reason
Doctor's advice
Patients
2
Reason
Side effects too severe
Patients
2
Reason
Other
Patients
2
See all 13 patients who’ve stopped taking Talampanel

Duration

Stopped Taking Talampanel
Duration
Patients
Duration
0-1 month
Patients
0
Duration
1-3 months
Patients
1
Duration
3-6 months
Patients
1
Duration
6 months-1 year
Patients
1
Duration
1-2 years
Patients
10
Duration
2 years or more
Patients
0

Adherence


Always
Patients
9
75%
Usually
Patients
1
8%
Sometimes
Patients
1
8%
Never
Patients
1
8%

Burden


Very
Patients
1
8%
Somewhat
Patients
1
8%
A little
Patients
3
25%
Not at all
Patients
7
58%

Cost per month


Cost per month
$200+
Patients
5
71%
Cost per month
$100-199
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$50-99
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$25-49
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
< $25
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
Not specified
Patients
7
100%
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4 patient evaluations for Talampanel

afaithfulmale
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afaithfulmale
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Bulbar: none
Arms: none
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I have:
ALS

See afaithfulmale's full Talampanel history

May 15, 2010 (Started Jan 20, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: Daily
Cost: Not specified monthly
Side effects: Dizziness

Apr 1, 2010 (Started Jan 20, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: Daily
Cost: Not specified monthly
Side effects: Dizziness

Mar 25, 2009 (Started Jan 20, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: Daily
Cost: Not specified monthly
Side effects: Dizziness

Jan 27, 2009 (Started Jan 20, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: Daily
Cost: Not specified monthly
Side effects: Dizziness

  • 0 helpful marks
STEELER
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STEELER
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: g
I have:
ALS

See STEELER's full Talampanel history

May 5, 2010 (Started Jan 14, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2009 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: TIVIA STOPED RESEARCH WAS INCONCLUSIVE !

  • 0 helpful marks
AcesHigh
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AcesHigh
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I have:
ALS

See AcesHigh's full Talampanel history

Feb 9, 2010 (Started Mar 31, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: Clinical Trial showed no measurable effects.
Cost: Not specified monthly

Apr 20, 2009 (Started Mar 31, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: I am not yet up to the full daily dosage of Talampanel. I am only taking 4 pills a day. Will start 5 pills tomorrow and the final 6 pills next week.
Cost: Not specified monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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