What is Caprylic Acid?

Category: Supplements

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Caprylic Acid is a natural, herbal, botanical dietary supplement commonly available in pill, tablet, or capsule form. Caprylic Acid is naturally derived from coconut oil. It is a short chain fatty acid that is known to possess anti-fungal activity.

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Severity Evaluations
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Moderate 0
Mild 1
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Why patients stopped taking Caprylic Acid

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Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
Expense 1
Other 1
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Duration

Stopped taking Caprylic Acid

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence
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Always 0
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
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1 patient evaluation for Caprylic Acid

Jul 1, 2013 (Started Aug 10, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for don't remember)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips: none
Cost: < $25 monthly

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