5 patient evaluations for Vitamin E taken for the purpose of 'amyotrophic lateral sclerosis' with a perceived effectiveness rating of None

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Jan 1, 2011 (Started Mar 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I took this vitamin in various dosages for 10 years and did not see any benefit. After doing personnel research on the internet and seeing the result of clinical trials finding it doesn't have any therapeutic value I decided to discontinue usage.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 31, 2010 (Started Jul 16, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 20, 2010 (Started Jul 16, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 intl units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 11, 2010 (Started Dec 09, 2008)

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

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 26, 2010 (Started Aug 04, 2009)

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

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 11, 2009 (Started Jun 15, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: I am not sure how much good this does. However, my progression has been slow. Also, I am pretty healthy otherwise.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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