What is CVS Vitamin D?

Category: Supplements

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Generic name: Vitamin D

Vitamin D is found in numerous dietary sources such as fish, eggs, fortified milk, and cod liver oil. The sun is also a significant contributor to the body's daily production of vitamin D. Cholecalciferol is the most widely known of the vitamin D series and is a fat soluble vitamin.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 7 0
Multiple sclerosis 4 1
Brain fog 1 0
Chronic fatigue 1 0
Osteopenia 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 5

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with CVS Vitamin D

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking CVS Vitamin D

Dosage Patients
1.25 mg weekly 1
1,000 intl units daily 1
1,000 mg daily 1
2,000 mg daily 1
4,000 intl units daily 1
8,000 intl units daily 1

Why patients stopped taking CVS Vitamin D

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Personal research 2
Doctor's advice 1
Other 1
See all 3 patients who've stopped taking CVS Vitamin D

Duration

Currently taking CVS Vitamin D

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

Stopped taking CVS Vitamin D

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 4
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 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 3
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1 patient evaluation for CVS Vitamin D

Aug 30, 2008 (Started Apr 02, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 intl units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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