What is Folic acid-Vitamin B6-Vitamin B12?

Category: Supplements

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This combination of vitamins provides vitamin B-6, vitamin B-12 and folic acid to people who do not have enough of these vitamins to promote general health.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Raised homocysteine levels 2 2
Vitamin B deficiency 2 0
Depressed mood 1 1
Fibromyalgia 1 0
Folic acid deficiency 1 0
Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase Deficiency 1 1

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  • 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 6

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Folic acid-Vitamin B6-Vitamin B12

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Folic acid-Vitamin B6-Vitamin B12

Dosage Patients
2.5-1-25 mg daily 1
daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Folic acid-Vitamin B6-Vitamin B12

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 1
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Duration

Currently taking Folic acid-Vitamin B6-Vitamin B12

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Folic acid-Vitamin B6-Vitamin B12

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 5
Usually 1
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 6
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 3
Not specified 3
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2 patient evaluations for Folic acid-Vitamin B6-Vitamin B12

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gridly1
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gridly1
Gender: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Some
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Most
Stickman: most
Description:F57y
CFS:?y
FM:8y Dx
I am: b
I have:
ME/CFS

See gridly1's full Folic acid-Vitamin B6-Vitamin B12 history

Feb 15, 2014 (Started Jul 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Raised homocysteine levels)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 tablet(s) Daily
Advice & Tips: I AK tested for this then I did not.

  • 0 helpful marks
LFSunspot
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LFSunspot
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 58
Condition: Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak 9 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: g
I have:
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak

See LFSunspot's full Folic acid-Vitamin B6-Vitamin B12 history

Jan 11, 2014 (Started Jul 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase Deficiency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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