What is D-Mannose?

Category: Supplements

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D-Mannose is a natural occurring simple sugar that appears to be a safe, practical alternative for the treatment of urinary tract infections (UTI’s).

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Urinary tract infection 9 4
Support urinary health 6 5
Bladder problems 4 0
Difficulty urinating (dysuria) 1 0
Vulvodynia 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 8

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with D-Mannose

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking D-Mannose

Dosage Patients
300 mg daily 3
300 mg twice daily 1
1,200 mg daily 1
10mg as needed 1
1capsule(s) as needed 1
2,000mg as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking D-Mannose

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 2
Other 1
See all 3 patients who've stopped taking D-Mannose

Duration

Currently taking D-Mannose

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 4
2 - 5 years 2
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking D-Mannose

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 3
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 6
Usually 2
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 7
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 5
Not specified 3
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1 patient evaluation for D-Mannose

Aug 20, 2013 (Started Aug 05, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Support urinary health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 capsule(s) Daily

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