What is Whole Foods Vitamin D?

Category: Supplements

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Generic name: Vitamin D

Vitamin D actually refers to a group of steroid molecules. It is called the sunlight vitamin because the body produces it when the sun's rays strike the skin. It is important for the proper absorption of calcium from food and is vital for the control of the levels of calcium in the blood.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Multiple sclerosis 3 1
General health 2 0
Doctor recommendation 1 1
Increase effect of another treatment 1 0
Muscle spasms 1 0
Stiffness/spasticity 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 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Whole Foods Vitamin D

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Whole Foods Vitamin D

Dosage Patients
600 mg daily 1

Duration

Currently taking Whole Foods Vitamin D

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