1 patient evaluation for Calcium-Vitamin D with a side effects rating of Severe

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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

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