Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Fatigue 4 1
General health 4 0
Alpha-gal allergy 1 0
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 1 0
Bipolar disorder 1 0

Show all 12 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 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid)

Side effect Patients Percentage

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid)

Dosage Patients Percentage
500 mg weekly 1
250 mg daily 1
500 mg twice daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid)

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Did not seem to work 4
Expense 4
Course of treatment ended 2
See all 6 patients who've stopped taking Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid)

Duration

Currently taking Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid)

Duration Patients Percentage
5 - 10 years 3

Stopped taking Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid)

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 4
1 - 2 years 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 1
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 1
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1 patient evaluation for Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid)

Dec 1, 2012 (Started Jul 28, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 5.5 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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