What is Carlsons Vitamin D3?

Category: Supplements

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Generic name: Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol)

Vitamin D3 is the form of vitamin D called cholecalciferol. Cholecalciferol is the most widely known of the vitamin D series and is a fat soluble vitamin that is stored to some degree in the body. It is used as a dietary supplement, for the treatment of vitamin D deficiency, or to prevent a deficiency.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Multiple sclerosis 2 1
Fatigue 1 0
General health 1 0
Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) 1 1

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  • 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 4

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Carlsons Vitamin D3

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Carlsons Vitamin D3

Dosage Patients
4,000 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Carlsons Vitamin D3

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Carlsons Vitamin D3

Duration

Currently taking Carlsons Vitamin D3

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking Carlsons Vitamin D3

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 2
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 0
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 3
Not specified 1
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