What is Nature's Way Vitamin D3?

Category: Supplements

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Generic name: Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol)

Vitamin D3 is the form of vitamin D called cholecalciferol. Cholecalciferol is the most widely known of the vitamin D series and is a fat soluble vitamin that is stored to some degree in the body. It is used as a dietary supplement, for the treatment of vitamin D deficiency, or to prevent a deficiency.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Vitamin D deficiency 11 6
Multiple sclerosis 3 0
Depressed mood 2 1
High blood pressure (hypertension) 1 1
Pain 1 0

Show all 7 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 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 16

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Nature's Way Vitamin D3

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Nature's Way Vitamin D3

Dosage Patients
1,000 unt daily 3
5,000 intl units daily 2
400 units twice daily 1
2,000 intl units daily 1
2,000 unt daily 1
10,000 intl units daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Nature's Way Vitamin D3

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 2
Doctor's advice 1
See all 3 patients who've stopped taking Nature's Way Vitamin D3

Duration

Currently taking Nature's Way Vitamin D3

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

Stopped taking Nature's Way Vitamin D3

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 2 years 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 13
Usually 3
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 15
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 13
Not specified 3
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There are no evaluations for Nature's Way Vitamin D3.