What is Phosphatidylcholine?

Category: Supplements

Most Popular Types: Livolin

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See also: Phosphatidylcholine (IV)

Phosphatidylcholine is found in soy lecithin. It is a dietary supplement. It is also infused for lipid exchange. It is used for high cholesterol, atherosclerosis, high blood pressure, liver problems, bipolar depression, dementia, dyskinesias, gallbladder disease, headache, and MS.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

side_effects of Phosphatidylcholine"

Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
0
None
5

Dosages

Most common dosages (by patients currently taking Phosphatidylcholine)
Dosage Patients
1 tbs. daily 2
840 mg daily 2
2 tbs. daily 1
3 capsule(s) daily 1
10 mg 1
175 mg daily 1
420 mg daily 1
900 mg daily 1
1,200 mg daily 1
1,280 mg daily 1
Why Patients Stopped Taking Phosphatidylcholine (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 4
Doctor's advice 2
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Duration

Currently Taking Phosphatidylcholine
Duration Patients
0-1 month 0
1-3 months 0
3-6 months 0
6 months-1 year 0
1-2 years 2
2 years or more 2
Stopped Taking Phosphatidylcholine
Duration Patients
0-1 month 0
1-3 months 0
3-6 months 1
6 months-1 year 0
1-2 years 3
2 years or more 1
Adherence
Always
3 60%
Usually
2 40%
Sometimes
0 0%
Never
0 0%
Burden
Very
0 0%
Somewhat
0 0%
A little
1 20%
Not at all
4 80%
Cost per month
$200+
0 0%
$100-199
0 0%
$50-99
0 0%
$25-49
0 0%
< $25
2 100%
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2 patient evaluations for Phosphatidylcholine

Dawn Angel
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Dawn Angel
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
On
Mouth/throat: none
Arms: none
Chest: none
Legs: mild
I am: n
I have:
Parkinson's

See Dawn Angel's full Phosphatidylcholine history

Feb 28, 2012 (Started Sep 22, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Neuroprotection: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 420 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Koendv
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Koendv
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: none
Arms: severe
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
PMA

See Koendv's full Phosphatidylcholine history

Jul 25, 2011 (Started Dec 02, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for PMA (Progressive Muscular Atrophy): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2500 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 1, 2009 (Started Dec 02, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for PMA (Progressive Muscular Atrophy): None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2500 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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