4 patient evaluations for Calcium-Vitamin D with a adherence rating of Sometimes

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Sep 17, 2012 (Started Sep 17, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain in testes)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 7, 2012 (Started Sep 17, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for pain in testes)
  • Side effects
    Mild (pain)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Weekly
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 1, 2012 (Started Feb 16, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    Severe (heartburn)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 117 mg-133 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: stopped this few years ago. Just now updating. Caused heartburn
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 24, 2009 (Started Feb 16, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips: Take with breakfast, keep bottle somewhere convenient, take a few times a week...more in dark winter months in Alaska as helps lift mood and helps w/seasonal affective disorder
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 16, 2009 (Started Feb 16, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 26, 2009 (Started Feb 16, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips: The Vitamin D part is especially important as I live in Alaska. not much sunshine. Vitamin D deficiency can contribute to depression.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 19, 2009 (Started Feb 16, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: put the bottle somewhere that will remind you to take

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 5, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for nutriton/diet)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for bone weakness)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg-200 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: For me it is just something I should have been taking a long time ago. I am allergic to milk (among many other things) and was advised to take something to help supplement this, not only by my doctor but my dentist for the help it would hopefully give my teeth.

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 18, 2009 (Started Aug 18, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg-125 units Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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