What is Actovegin?

Category: Supplements


Actovegin is a product derived from calf's blood. It is used for the management of peripheral artery disease and strokes. It is also thought to help improve the transport and use of oxygen and sugar so it is occasionally used by athletes.

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Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
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None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Actovegin

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently taking Actovegin

Dosage Patients
200 mg daily 1


Currently taking Actovegin

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 1
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 0
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