55 patient evaluations for Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol)

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Jul 7, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 intl units Twice daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 20, 2015 (Started Dec 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5000 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: Increase on my v

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 7, 2015 (Started May 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5000 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: My Vit D levels are up and staying up now for the first time in years.

Jul 28, 2010 (Started May 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 6000 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: Put in with reg meds. 5000 units per day. Calcium w/D3 kicker and I am up in the normal range now. Both are OTC

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 17, 2016 (Started Oct 10, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    Mild (hypercalcemia (elevated calcium))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mcg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 30, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 intl units Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 26, 2016 (Started Oct 05, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 intl units Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 16, 2017 (Started Feb 07, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5000 intl units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 15, 2017 (Started Feb 24, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: No changes
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 30, 2016 (Started Feb 24, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: No changes
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 2, 2016 (Started Feb 24, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 intl units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 9, 2016 (Started Feb 24, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 intl units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 24, 2016 (Started Feb 24, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 intl units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 1, 2016 (Started Feb 24, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 intl units Daily

Oct 21, 2015 (Started Feb 24, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 intl units Daily

Mar 20, 2015 (Started Feb 24, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 intl units Daily

Feb 4, 2015 (Started Feb 24, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 intl units Daily

Sep 10, 2014 (Started Feb 24, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 intl units Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 15, 2017 (Started Jul 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: No changes

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 28, 2017 (Started Sep 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2,000 unt Daily
Advice & Tips: For strong bones and overall health
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 23, 2016 (Started Sep 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2,000 unt Daily
Advice & Tips: For strong bones and overall health
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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