What is NatureMade Vitamin C?

Category: Supplements

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Generic name: Vitamin C (ascorbic acid)

Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) is a water soluble vitamin used to prevent and treat scurvy and acidify urine. It may also be used to decrease severity of colds and as a dietary supplement.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 12 1
Support immune health 10 1
Iron deficiency anemia 3 2
Multiple sclerosis 2 0
Macular degeneration 1 0
Parkinson's disease 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
Severe 1
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 8

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with NatureMade Vitamin C

Side effect Patients
gastric ulcer 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking NatureMade Vitamin C

Dosage Patients
500 mg daily 3
1,000 mg daily 2
1,000mg as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking NatureMade Vitamin C

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Other 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking NatureMade Vitamin C

Duration

Currently taking NatureMade Vitamin C

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
2 - 5 years 2
5 - 10 years 2
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking NatureMade Vitamin C

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 7
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 8
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 7
Not specified 2
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1 patient evaluation for NatureMade Vitamin C

Feb 15, 2017 (Started Jan 23, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Support nutritional health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: No changes
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 30, 2016 (Started Jan 23, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Support nutritional health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 20, 2015 (Started Jan 23, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Support nutritional health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 4, 2015 (Started Jan 23, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Support nutritional health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 10, 2014 (Started Jan 23, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Support nutritional health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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