10 patient evaluations for Vitamin B12 (methylcobalamin)

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Jun 15, 2015 (Started Jan 01, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mcg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 10, 2014 (Started May 14, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Tremor in hands)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

Jun 14, 2012 (Started May 14, 2012)

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

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 19, 2012 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily

Jan 13, 2011 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 17, 2011 (Started Nov 16, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Loss of manual dexterity)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Loss of energy)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 3, 2011 (Started May 13, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 250 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 18, 2010 (Started May 13, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 16, 2010 (Started Jul 09, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for My purpose is to have more energy and improved neuron health.)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Injection site soreness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 mL Daily
Advice & Tips: This supplement is taken IM. It requires a prescription, and the product is compounded by a pharmacy. I received the drug information and help in ordering it through ALS Worldwide.
Side effects: Injection site soreness

  • 1 helpful mark

Mar 8, 2010 (Started Mar 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: a must have for me, i really notice when i forget it in the morning. a wonderful side is for my ability to remember, and carry more meaningful conversations.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 1, 2010 (Started Aug 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mcg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 7, 2007 (Started Apr 05, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Anemia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Monthly
Advice & Tips: I couldn't walk far, my heart was beating too rapidly, and I sometimes would pass out. I had no hand strength and could not pick up objects, or open doors or button clothes. I started sleeping almost continuously-could only stay awake for 5-10 minutes max. without having to rest or sleep. I can do all of those things now. I learned to give myself shots and it saved my life. I have nerve damage, but can still walk.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 26, 2007 (Started Apr 26, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

  • 2 helpful marks
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