3 patient evaluations for Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol) with a side effects rating of Moderate

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Jan 21, 2018 (Started Nov 30, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (itchy skin)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5000 intl units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 4, 2013 (Started Nov 30, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5000 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: I put it in my pill dispenser
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 11, 2012 (Started Nov 30, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 50000 intl units Weekly
Advice & Tips: The biggest challenges to taking the Vitamin D weekly are getting the capsules and remembering to take it once per week, as opposed to daily like my other medicines.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 2, 2013 (Started Feb 11, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (diarrhea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: Take smaller dose
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 29, 2009 (Started Nov 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for vitamin deficiency)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 intl units Weekly
Advice & Tips: May cause constipation. Be prepared to eat prunes :)

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