What is Kirkland 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 5 1
Doctor recommendation 1 1
Fibromyalgia 1 0
Increase effect of another treatment 1 1
Support immune health 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 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Kirkland Vitamin C

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Kirkland Vitamin C

Dosage Patients
500 mg daily 2
4 g daily 1
1,000 mg daily 1
1,000 mg twice daily 1

Duration

Currently taking Kirkland Vitamin C

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
5 - 10 years 2
10 years or more 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
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 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 0
< $25 3
Not specified 0
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1 patient evaluation for Kirkland Vitamin C

Aug 5, 2011 (Started Jun 07, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Doctor recommendation)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have noticed no difference that I can say apply to the vitamine.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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