What is Mineral Supplements?

Category: Supplements

Most popular types: Calcium, Phosphorus, & Magnesium Restore For Gut Health Mineral Supplement Fulvic Mineral Complex Show all


See also: Ancient Sea Mineral Complex w/naturally chelated with vitamin C Calcium Calcium Gluconate Calcium Pyruvate Hemocyte Plus IntraMAX Magnesium Magnesium potassium aspartate Multivitamins and minerals Nature's Plus Multivitamins Potassium Shaklee Vita-Lea Vitamin, Mineral, Herbal Supplements

Dietary minerals are the chemical elements required by living organisms, other than the four elements carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, and oxygen which are present in common organic molecules. Essential minerals include calcium, chloride, magnesium, phosphorous, potassium and sodium.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 8 0
Support nutritional health 6 3
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 4 1
Diagnostic assessment 1 0
Dizziness 1 0
Fibromyalgia 1 0

Show all 8 reasons taken

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 5

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Mineral Supplements

Side effect Patients Percentage

Why patients stopped taking Mineral Supplements

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Did not seem to work 3
Course of treatment ended 2
Expense 2
Other 2
Personal research 1
See all 11 patients who've stopped taking Mineral Supplements


Stopped taking Mineral Supplements

Duration Patients Percentage
Less than 1 month 2
1 - 6 months 6
6 months - 1 year 2
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 3
Usually 2
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 1
< $25 0
Not specified 2

What people switch to and from

Patients stopped taking Mineral Supplements and switched to:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Probiotics/Prebiotics (Bloem - DarmCare Balans) 1
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1 patient evaluation for Mineral Supplements

Mar 7, 2016 (Started Oct 08, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Support nutritional health)
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 2 tablet(s) Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
Last updated:
Showing 1 of 1 patient evaluation for Mineral Supplements