What is Calcium EAP injections?

Category: Supplements

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Calcium ethylamino-phosphate (calcium EAP) has been promoted as a therapy or cure for MS and many other diseases. These claims are based on anecdotal reports rather than controlled clinical trials. The major proponent of this approach was a German physician named Hans Nieper who died in 1998.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness

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Perceived effectiveness
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Side effects

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Mild 1
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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Calcium EAP injections

Side effect Patients
Occasional injection site bruising 1

Why patients stopped taking Calcium EAP injections

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
Other 1
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Duration

Stopped taking Calcium EAP injections

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6 months-1 year 1
2 years or more 1

Adherence


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Never taken as prescribed
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Burden


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Cost per month


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$200+
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$100-199
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$50-99
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$25-49
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1 patient evaluation for Calcium EAP injections

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Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: None
Overall: None
Cognition: mild
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: mild
Walking: mild
I am: n
I have:
MS

See ferring's full Calcium EAP injections history

Jul 1, 2003 (Started Apr 10, 1996)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • side effects
    Mild (Occasional injection site bruising)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 30 Weekly
Advice & Tips: When I began these injection in 1996 I was walking with a cane 60% of the time. After starting the treatment I did not use a cane again. It helps my mobility and my energy level to the point that, aside from the treatment, not much interfered with normal living activities.
Cost: $100-199 monthly

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