How effective is Baclofen for Periodic Limb Movement Disorder (Restless leg syndrome) ?

Summary

Overall ratings: 3.1/5
Long term ratings: 3.3/5

This is a reivew of how effective Baclofen (baclofen) is for Periodic limb movement disorder and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe from 7 Baclofen users and is updated continuously.



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How the study uses the data?

The study is based on baclofen (the active ingredients of Baclofen) and Baclofen (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered.

What is Baclofen?

Baclofen has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from Baclofen 50,606 users)

What is Periodic limb movement disorder?

Periodic limb movement disorder has been reported by people with restless leg syndrome, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 27,463 Periodic limb movement disorder patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.


On Mar, 14, 2019

7 people are studied for taking Baclofen in Periodic limb movement disorder


Overall effectiveness (number of people)

Does Baclofen work for your Periodic limb movement disorder (overall)?

Long term effectiveness (number of people)

Does Baclofen work for your Periodic limb movement disorder (long term)?

Baclofen effectiveness for Periodic limb movement disorder (number of people)

Overall:
  • not at all: 0
  • somewhat: 1
  • moderate: 4
  • high: 2
  • very high: 0
Long Term:
  • not at all: 0
  • somewhat: 0
  • moderate: 4
  • high: 2
  • very high: 0

Gender of people who take Baclofen for Periodic limb movement disorder *

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who take Baclofen for Periodic limb movement disorder *

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 28.57 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 57.14 %
  • 50-59: 14.29 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Who finds Baclofen more effective for Periodic Limb Movement Disorder?


Gender of people who take Baclofen for Periodic limb movement disorder *

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who take Baclofen for Periodic limb movement disorder *

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 50 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 50 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

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