7 patient evaluations for Calcium with a adherence rating of Usually

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May 15, 2016 (Started Apr 15, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Four times daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 10, 2012 (Started Mar 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 750 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Recent medical studies show that taking Magnesium/calcium supplement have so significant benefits that are not already provided by a healthy diet. I eat a very healthy diet.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 12, 2011 (Started Mar 01, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Calcium tablets were getting difficult to swallow. Started drinking more milk which seem to alleviate bowel problem.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 31, 2011 (Started Feb 26, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for calcium deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 2, 2010 (Started Aug 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I often wonder if this is a waste of money.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 25, 2009 (Started Jan 23, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for osteopenia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I cant tell about efficacy, I'm waiting for this year RX. Apparently, calcium supplement is good even for heartburns :-)
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 7, 2009 (Started Jan 23, 2008)

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

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 22, 2008 (Started Feb 05, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 intl units Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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