What is Calcium plus Vitamin D and Minerals?

Category: Supplements

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Eating a balanced diet with enough calcium and vitamin D is a key step in the prevention of osteoporosis. Dietary supplements are an alternative and by combining calcium and vitamin D, calcium absorption by the stomach is improved.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Bone loss 1 0
Bone pain 1 0
Crohn's disease 1 0
Multiple sclerosis 1 1
Neck bones clicking 1 0

  • 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 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Calcium plus Vitamin D and Minerals

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Calcium plus Vitamin D and Minerals

Dosage Patients
1 tablet(s) daily 1
1 capsule(s) twice daily 1
2 cap(s) daily 1
600 tablet(s) daily 1

Duration

Currently taking Calcium plus Vitamin D and Minerals

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 2
5 - 10 years 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
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 1
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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