What is Neurologist?

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A neurologist is a medical doctor or osteopath who has trained in the diagnosis and treatment of nervous system disorders, including diseases of the brain, spinal cord, nerves, and muscles.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Migraine headaches 7 1
Fibromyalgia 4 0
Increase effect of another treatment 3 0
Muscle pain 2 0
Autonomic neuropathy 1 0
Balance problems 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 2
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Neurologist

Side effect Patients
Frustration 1
Normal pressure hydrocephalus 1
Stress 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Neurologist

Dosage Patients
as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Neurologist

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 2
Other 2
Change in health plan coverage 1
Did not seem to work 1
Doctor's advice 1
Expense 1
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Duration

Currently using Neurologist

Duration Patients
10 years or more 1

Stopped using Neurologist

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
1 - 6 months 1
2 - 5 years 2
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 5
Usually 1
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 3
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 1
$50-99 1
$25-49 2
< $25 0
Not specified 2
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1 patient evaluation for Neurologist

Jul 1, 2010 (Started Jul 02, 1990)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: $100-199 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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