What is Calcium Magnesium and Vitamin D3?

Category: Supplements

Most popular types: Bluebonnet liquid calcium magnesium citrate plus vitamin D3 Vitalady Tender Cal-Mag-D3 GNC Calcium Plus with Magnesium and Vitamin D 3

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Generic name: Calcium-Vitamin D

Adequate calcium and vitamin D throughout life, along with physical activity, may reduce the risk of osteoporosis in later life.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 15 7
Doctor recommendation 6 1
Multiple sclerosis 5 2
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 2 1
Osteopenia 2 0

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Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 19

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Calcium Magnesium and Vitamin D3

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Calcium Magnesium and Vitamin D3

Dosage Patients
1 tablet(s) daily 1
400 intl units daily 1
1,000 mg daily 1
500-100-100 var units twice daily 1
1,500 mg daily 1
2,000 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Calcium Magnesium and Vitamin D3

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 3
Did not seem to work 2
Personal research 2
Doctor's advice 1
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Duration

Currently taking Calcium Magnesium and Vitamin D3

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 3
10 years or more 2

Stopped taking Calcium Magnesium and Vitamin D3

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 3
6 months - 1 year 3
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 12
Usually 5
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 4
Not at all hard to take 15
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 16
Not specified 3
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1 patient evaluation for Calcium Magnesium and Vitamin D3

Jun 1, 2010 (Started Apr 04, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mcg Daily
Advice & Tips: Not enough vit d 3 in same-I got other vit d 3 treatment with recommended amount and therefore discontinued this one. Other treatment had to be disolved in water and not pleasant to take.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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