What is Calogen?

Category: Supplements

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Calogen is a Food for Special Medical Purposes for use under medical supervision. Calogen is a high energy, long chain triglyceride fat emulsion. Calogen can be used to supplement or fortify the diet of patients who are unable to meet their energy requirements from normal food and drink.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness

Purpose
Patients
Patients with evaluations
Perceived effectiveness
Purpose
Patients
Patients with evaluations
Purpose
Patients
Patients with evaluations
0
Perceived effectiveness
Purpose
Patients
Patients with evaluations

  • 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 1
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Calogen

Side effect Patients
Nausea 2

Why patients stopped taking Calogen

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 2
Course of treatment ended 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 3 patients who’ve stopped taking Calogen

Duration

Stopped taking Calogen

Duration Patients
1-3 months 1
3-6 months 1
1-2 years 1

Adherence


Always
Patients
1
33%
Usually
Patients
1
33%
Sometimes
Patients
1
33%
Never taken as prescribed
Patients
0
0%

Burden


Very hard to take
Patients
0
0%
Somewhat hard to take
Patients
0
0%
A little hard to take
Patients
1
33%
Not at all hard to take
Patients
2
67%

Cost per month


Cost per month
$200+
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$100-199
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$50-99
Patients
1
33%
Cost per month
$25-49
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
< $25
Patients
1
33%
Cost per month
Not specified
Patients
1
33%
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Calogen.