38 patient evaluations for Vitamin C (ascorbic acid)

Navy Nurse
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Navy Nurse
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I have:
ALS

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Aug 13, 2011 (Started Oct 18, 2001)

  • Perceived effectiveness for General health: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 3000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Very few colds in 10 years. maybe had 6.

Nov 17, 2010 (Started Oct 18, 2001)

  • Perceived effectiveness for General health: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 3000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: have had 5 colds in 8 years

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kg10043
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kg10043
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 58y
  • Duration: 45 yrs
PRO survey: PRO 3
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Mild
4 seizures
137 weeks ago
I am: g
I have:
Epilepsy

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Aug 5, 2011 (Started Jun 07, 2004)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Doctor recommendation: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
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)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2000 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
jaws-als
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jaws-als
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
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)

  • Perceived effectiveness for General health: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Sheila T
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Sheila T
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Bulbar: none
Arms: none
Chest: none
Legs: mild
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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Jan 19, 2011 (Started Sep 05, 2004)

  • Perceived effectiveness for General health: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I think Vit C helps me stay more healthy
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 30, 2010 (Started Sep 05, 2004)

  • Perceived effectiveness for General health: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I feel like this vitamin helps me keep my system up.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 24, 2009 (Started Sep 05, 2004)

  • Perceived effectiveness for General health: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 2, 2009 (Started Sep 05, 2004)

  • Perceived effectiveness for General health: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 16, 2008 (Started Sep 05, 2004)

  • Perceived effectiveness for General health: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Fights off colds.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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moriyat55
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moriyat55
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Bulbar: none
Arms: none
Chest: none
Legs: mild
I am: g
I have:
ALS

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Jan 10, 2011 (Started Dec 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): None
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little

Jan 5, 2011 (Started Dec 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 500 mg Daily

Jan 4, 2011 (Started Dec 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): None
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 500 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
DannyD
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DannyD
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: mild
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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Jan 1, 2011 (Started Dec 23, 2000)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I took this vitamin in different dosages for 10 years and can't tell if it had any therapeutic value. The research I found showed no benefit for ALS other than helping maintain recommended daily vitamin intake for patients struggling to maintain recommended levels through diet.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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TysabriSept08
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TysabriSept08
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: Mild
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Dec 25, 2010 (Started Dec 08, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for General health: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: Currently not taking C
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 9, 2010 (Started Dec 08, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for General health: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Just got tired of swallowing big, heavy capsules. Will eventually start up again............
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 8, 2010 (Started Dec 08, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for General health: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: CAPSULES TOO BIG TO SWALLOW EASILY.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Skymaster47
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Skymaster47
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: severe
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
ALS

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Nov 15, 2010 (Started Jun 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 3000 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
danellis
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danellis
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I am: b
I have:
ALS

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Oct 20, 2010 (Started Feb 18, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Support nutritional health: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: i take acai berry juice now to get my dosage of vitamin c. The vitamin c was too acidic and it was horrible tasting
Cost: < $25 monthly

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