What is Myer's Cocktail?

Category: Supplements

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The Myer's cocktail is composed of nutrients that are recognized to be deficient or involved in a variety of pathologies including magnesium, calcium, Vitamin B5, 6, 12, B complex and Vitamin C.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Fatigue 10 6
Fibromyalgia 9 21
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 1 1
Balance problems 1 1
Brain fog 1 1
Depressed mood 1 0

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  • 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 1
Mild 2
None 23

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Myer's Cocktail

Side effect Patients
Anxious mood 1
Bad taste in mouth 1
Dry mouth 1
Fatigue 1
Nerve pain in left leg 1
Pain 1

Show all 7 reported side effects

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Myer's Cocktail

Dosage Patients
1 L monthly 1
1 hr weekly 1
1 other weekly 1

Why patients stopped taking Myer's Cocktail

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Expense 5
Did not seem to work 3
Course of treatment ended 2
Other 2
Side effects too severe 2
Doctor's advice 1
See all 11 patients who've stopped taking Myer's Cocktail

Duration

Currently taking Myer's Cocktail

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 2

Stopped taking Myer's Cocktail

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 5
1 - 6 months 2
6 months - 1 year 2
2 - 5 years 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 20
Usually 2
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 3
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 4
Somewhat hard to take 6
A little hard to take 13
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 6
$100-199 14
$50-99 3
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 3
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2 patient evaluations for Myer's Cocktail

Jun 15, 2011 (Started Jun 02, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 other Every Other Week
Advice & Tips: Definitely an added energy boost. The 1st treatment only gave me about 1 - 1 1/2 days boost. The 2nd one got me through from Friday to Tuesday night. Having 3rd one this afternoon. Looking forward to it.
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

Aug 7, 2009 (Started Dec 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: Weekly

  • 0 helpful marks
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