What is CDP-Choline?

Category: Supplements

Most popular types: Somazina

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CDP-choline stands for cytidine 5-diphosphocholine, it is used to improve mental function and repair neurological damage and dysfunction.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 2 0
Memory problems 2 0
Parkinson's disease 1 3
Walking problems 1 3

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

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
0
None
3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with CDP-Choline

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking CDP-Choline

Dosage Patients
1,500 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking CDP-Choline

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 2
Expense 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking CDP-Choline

Duration

Currently taking CDP-Choline

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking CDP-Choline

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
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 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 3
< $25 0
Not specified 0
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1 patient evaluation for CDP-Choline

Feb 6, 2011 (Started Sep 19, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for most pd like conditions)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: some time in past I changed to 500mg a day forgot what was desired this could be cayse for decline in condition will be back on 1000mg tomarrow hope all goes well
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Dec 8, 2009 (Started Sep 19, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for walking problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: positive inprovements ,more energy ,tremors reduced ,speech better ,memory improved , no change constipation ,urine problims ,sex poor ,burning feet ,night sleep disterbance. If gene interest maybe like haplogroup activates CDP-Choline which I have been using mtDNA U5a Lithuania/Russian ,YDNA R1b1b2- M269 Swiss using 250 mg AM 250mg PM PD symtoms get worse when tired from work still much better then past experance
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Oct 24, 2009 (Started Sep 19, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for walking problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: walking problems greatly improved most of the time , no change tremors ,balance or memory
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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