19 patient evaluations for Calcium-Vitamin D with a cost of < $25

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Dec 8, 2019 (Started Jul 01, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for osteoporosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 8, 2018 (Started Jul 01, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for osteoporosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 2, 2016 (Started Jun 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Advice & Tips: I stopped taking this med long ago because I felt I needed to reduce the number of meds I was on.  I stopped this probably 2013.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 1, 2013 (Started Jun 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg-200 intl units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 20, 2016 (Started Feb 03, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for polymyalgia rheumatica)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Treat side effects of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Stopped bc prednisolone treatment stopped, but also because they are sweet and chalky and it made me nauseous to even think of taking them (no side effect, just psychological).
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 5, 2015 (Started Feb 03, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Prescribed against osteoporosis when on Pred.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 27, 2015 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 tablet(s) Weekly
Advice & Tips: i continue taking 50,000 units once a week
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 29, 2015 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 tablet(s) Weekly
Advice & Tips: i take 50,000 units once a week for ms.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

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

Jun 18, 2012 (Started May 10, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg-200 units Daily
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

Jun 28, 2011 (Started Jan 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 18, 2011 (Started Jan 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 22, 2010 (Started Jan 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily

Feb 20, 2010 (Started Jan 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily

Apr 4, 2009 (Started Jan 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily

Aug 18, 2008 (Started Jan 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 2, 2011 (Started Jun 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Keep bone mass high)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2 x 600 mg-200 intl units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 20, 2010 (Started Oct 27, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Risk of harm)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg-125 units Daily
Advice & Tips: Due to taking other other vits and having sun lights enough
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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