43 patient evaluations for Vitamin E with a side effects rating of None

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Jun 14, 2014 (Started Apr 15, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Support heart health)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Support immune health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 30, 2012 (Started Oct 18, 2001)

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

Aug 13, 2011 (Started Oct 18, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1200 intl units Daily

Nov 17, 2010 (Started Oct 18, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1200 intl units Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 15, 2012 (Started Mar 18, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 intl units Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 31, 2012 (Started Sep 27, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: I read that excessive vitamin E can worsen osteoporosis so I have quit taking the supplemental 400 iu daily for a year to see what affect it migh have on my bone density.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 1, 2008 (Started Sep 27, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 intl units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 15, 2011 (Started Dec 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 800 intl units Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 17, 2011 (Started Feb 27, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for progressive muscular atrophy)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 800 intl units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 1, 2009 (Started Feb 27, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for progressive muscular atrophy)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 1, 2011 (Started Feb 20, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 800 intl units Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 29, 2011 (Started Nov 13, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 11, 2011 (Started Mar 03, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 800 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

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
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