95 patient evaluations for Vitamin D

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cinéphile 94
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cinéphile 94
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

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Jan 30, 2012 (Started Apr 18, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 other Monthly
Advice & Tips: vitamine D is stored in the liver, you have to make breaks .

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Mammaof4
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Mammaof4
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: All
Stiffness: Most
function: Some
external_stress: Little
Stickman: most
Description:F40y
FM:7y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 15, 2012 (Started Sep 25, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Vitamin D deficiency)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: I have learned that it really helps prevent and shorten colds. It is also a vitamin that doesn't get flushed out of your system so it can poison if there is too much taken. I have started taking it to ward off colds and an trying to get more sun instead

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wagner
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wagner
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: mild
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
MS

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Dec 23, 2011 (Started Jun 05, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 6000 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: Clear up Brain. Have no progression of MS since start
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 28, 2009 (Started Jun 05, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4000 intl units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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knight2
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knight2
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 0
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Moderate
35 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia)

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Dec 19, 2011 (Started Jul 22, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for General health)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 gtt Daily

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keep_on_flying
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keep_on_flying
Gender: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Mental Symptoms : none
Physical Symptoms : none
1094
VL 0
I am: vg
I have:
HIV

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Dec 15, 2011 (Started Nov 11, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Vitamin D deficiency)
  • side effects
    Mild (Diarrhea)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 40 gtt Monthly

Jul 1, 2011 (Started Nov 11, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Vitamin D deficiency)
  • side effects
    Mild (Diarrhea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 gtt Weekly

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everon
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everon
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Low
35 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: n
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Oct 5, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 intl units Daily

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chaotichope
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chaotichope
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Severe
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Sep 28, 2011 (Started Feb 02, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 tab(s) Daily
Advice & Tips: after all the newly released info, on how vitamin d, affects those of us with Multiple Sclerosis. i would highly recommend it, to talk to your doctor. and see if maybe you need some. it has helped me. even if it is, just slightly for the moment.

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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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Jul 20, 2011 (Started Jul 19, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Support nutritional health)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3000 intl units Daily

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ab8823
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ab8823
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: mild
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Jul 10, 2011 (Started Nov 20, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mcg Daily

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sewjazzy1
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sewjazzy1
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Jun 8, 2011 (Started Mar 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Fatigue)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4000 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: I have heard this is good for me. As yet, I'm hoping it will aid in giving me a little energy or something!
Cost: < $25 monthly

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