14 patient evaluations for Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol) taken for the purpose of 'vitamin D deficiency'

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Jul 21, 2017 (Started Nov 10, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 800 intl units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 15, 2017 (Started Jan 15, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5,000 unt Twice daily
Advice & Tips: switched to high quality formulation with K2 that was in oil and still no improvement in D levels. think it's not the drugs, it's me.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 29, 2017 (Started Jan 15, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 5,000 unt Twice daily
Advice & Tips: I don't think the Swanson brand is very effective. Despite taking 10,000 IUs a day, my levels have barely changed. Am switching to a brand recommended by my naturopath soon.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 12, 2017 (Started Jul 21, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 800 intl units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 26, 2016 (Started Jul 21, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 800 intl units Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 28, 2017 (Started Sep 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2,000 unt Daily
Advice & Tips: For strong bones and overall health
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 23, 2016 (Started Sep 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2,000 unt Daily
Advice & Tips: For strong bones and overall health
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 15, 2017 (Started Jul 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: No changes

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 16, 2017 (Started Feb 07, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5000 intl units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 17, 2016 (Started Oct 10, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    Mild (hypercalcemia (elevated calcium))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mcg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 30, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 intl units Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 7, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 intl units Twice daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 27, 2014 (Started Mar 18, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vitamin D deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: I was feeling faint and fell several times. Noticed I was vitamin d defecient.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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