44 patient evaluations for Vitamin C (ascorbic acid)

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testatestova
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testatestova
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 34
Condition: Tendinitis 1 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
I am: n
I have:
Tendinitis

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Aug 10, 2012 (Started Aug 10, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
janik
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janik
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
PLS

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May 8, 2012 (Started Jul 16, 1997)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I only take the extra vitamin C during the flu season to help improve my immune system.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 31, 2000 (Started Jul 16, 1997)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
browncat87
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browncat87
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: none
Legs: mild
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Mar 19, 2012 (Started Mar 18, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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

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Mar 4, 2012 (Started Jul 06, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Support nutritional health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 4000 intl units Daily

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

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Dec 15, 2011 (Started Dec 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
reikihh
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reikihh
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Oct 14, 2011 (Started Apr 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Constipation)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Stomach upset)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 100 g Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Stomach upset

Mar 15, 2010 (Started Apr 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Constipation)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Stomach upset)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 100 g Daily
Advice & Tips: I need to take 1 tsp daily every single day for it to work the best for me.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Stomach upset

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Tom M
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Tom M
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: none
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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Oct 1, 2011 (Started Feb 20, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
kg10043
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kg10043
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 61y
  • Duration: 47 yrs
PRO survey: PRO 3
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Mild
4 seizures
264 weeks ago
I am: g
I have:
Epilepsy

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Aug 5, 2011 (Started Jun 07, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Doctor recommendation)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have noticed no difference that I can say apply to the vitamine.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
HappyPhysicist
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HappyPhysicist
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

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Jun 21, 2011 (Started Jan 26, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
jaws-als
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jaws-als
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: severe
Arms: severe
Chest: severe
Legs: severe
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

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Apr 11, 2011 (Started Mar 03, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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