28 patient evaluations for Vitamin B12 Injection

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Apr 11, 2018 (Started Jul 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for vitamin B12 deficiency)
  • Side effects
    Mild (muscle soreness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Monthly
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 4, 2017 (Started Jul 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for vitamin B12 deficiency)
  • Side effects
    Mild (muscle soreness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Monthly
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 10, 2017 (Started Jul 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin B12 deficiency)
  • Side effects
    Mild (muscle soreness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Monthly
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 25, 2017 (Started Jul 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin B12 deficiency)
  • Side effects
    Mild (muscle soreness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Monthly
Advice & Tips: Relax area where injection is placed, so it doesn't make the area sore.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 17, 2017 (Started Jul 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for vitamin B12 deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Monthly
Advice & Tips: Relax area where injection is placed, so it doesn't make the area sore.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 10, 2016 (Started Jul 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin B12 deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Monthly
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 14, 2016 (Started Jul 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for vitamin B12 deficiency)
  • Side effects
    Mild (muscle soreness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Monthly
Advice & Tips: No change
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 13, 2016 (Started Jul 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for vitamin B12 deficiency)
  • Side effects
    Mild (muscle soreness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Monthly
Advice & Tips: Helps with fatigue. Soreness, but relaxing the arm really helps.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 16, 2015 (Started Jul 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for vitamin B12 deficiency)
  • Side effects
    Mild (muscle soreness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Monthly
Advice & Tips: Sometimes it gets sore even when relaxed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 15, 2015 (Started Jul 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin B12 deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Monthly
Advice & Tips: Relax area where injection is placed, so it doesn't make the area sore.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Sep 26, 2016 (Started Oct 05, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for vitamin B12 deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 9, 2015 (Started Aug 01, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for vitamin B12 deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 17, 2015 (Started Jan 21, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for cognitive impairment)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle and joint pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I take self administered B-12 injections on a daily basis. It strengths and heals my nervous system and gives me a sense of well being.
Cost: $100-199 monthly
Side effects: injection site pain

Aug 17, 2009 (Started Jan 21, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for cognitive impairment)
  • Side effects
    Mild (injection site pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Use aseptic technique to prevent contamination of vials expecially if they are month long multi dose vials. If you have chemical sensitivities, get your injectable vitamins professionally compounded without preservatives which can cause allergy. Abrams Royal Pharmacy in Dallas works with out of state patients like me a reasonable cost. Rotate injection sites. Most people are deficient in B 12. It protects the nervous system and is one of my most important treatments.
Cost: $100-199 monthly
Side effects: injection site pain

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Jun 15, 2015 (Started Mar 16, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Doctor recommendation)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Weekly
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: uncomfortable

Apr 12, 2011 (Started Mar 16, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Doctor recommendation)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (uncomfortable)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Weekly
Advice & Tips: I usually get a huge burst of energy the day after my B12 shot. So anything that needs to be done is usually saved for that day. I DO have to have someone else administer the weekly injection as it's too difficult to inject into my own arm and it has to be injected slowly because it's a thick liquid. Take advil beforehand because there is usually discomfort in the injection site for a few hours.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: uncomfortable

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Sep 23, 2014 (Started Sep 23, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg One time
Advice & Tips: One time shot to be followed with B12 sublingual

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 14, 2013 (Started Aug 29, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin B12 deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Monthly
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 25, 2012 (Started Oct 12, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin B12 deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Weekly
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 30, 2012 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg One time

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 1, 2011 (Started Jul 14, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Wife is CNA/Phlebotomist and gave injections. No measurable benefits at all. No significant impact.
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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