17 patient evaluations for Calcium

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Jul 24, 2017 (Started Apr 01, 1990)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for osteopenia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 28, 2017 (Started Aug 17, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 250 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I take calcium for health bones and blood work shows a deficiency I believe it has made me stronger, been taking them both for 3 years. Included in the calcium is 25 mg of magnesium.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 30, 2016 (Started Aug 17, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 250 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I take calcium for health bones and blood work shows a deficiency I believe it has made me stronger, been taking them both for 3 years. Included in the calcium is 25 mg of magnesium.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 30, 2012 (Started Mar 19, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for osteopenia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 10, 2012 (Started Mar 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 750 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Recent medical studies show that taking Magnesium/calcium supplement have so significant benefits that are not already provided by a healthy diet. I eat a very healthy diet.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 12, 2011 (Started Mar 01, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Calcium tablets were getting difficult to swallow. Started drinking more milk which seem to alleviate bowel problem.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 31, 2011 (Started Feb 26, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for calcium deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 15, 2011 (Started Jul 18, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 1, 2011 (Started May 01, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for osteoporosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take

Dec 1, 2010 (Started May 01, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for osteoporosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 25, 2010 (Started Apr 12, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    Mild (constipation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: constipation

May 19, 2010 (Started Apr 12, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    Mild (constipation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: didfficulty on taking is trying to swallow a very large tablet. I have to break it in half
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: constipation

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 10, 2010 (Started May 12, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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