4 patient evaluations for Magnesium Citrate

Mar 1, 2013 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: am taking something else now that contains calcium
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 22, 2012 (Started Mar 03, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for cramps)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: diarrhea

Apr 11, 2011 (Started Mar 03, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for cramps)
  • Side effects
    Mild (diarrhea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: The cramps have stopped nearly entirely over the past 2-3 weeks!
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: diarrhea

Mar 15, 2011 (Started Mar 03, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for cramps)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (diarrhea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I had moderate diarrhea when I began this. I stopped taking it for one day, and my cramps came back with a vengeance. The cramps subsided again when I began taking it again. The diarrhea lasted about three weeks.
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: diarrhea

  • 1 helpful mark

Jun 21, 2010 (Started Aug 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 1600 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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