What is Adcal D3?

Category: Supplements

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This medicine contains two active ingredients, calcium carbonate, which is a calcium salt used mainly to supplement calcium in the diet, and colecalciferol, otherwise known as vitamin D3.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Support bone/joint health 17 10
Vitamin D deficiency 14 5
Fibromyalgia 5 1
Calcium deficiency 2 0
Osteoarthritis 2 0
Osteoporosis 2 0

Show all 8 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 14

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Adcal D3

Side effect Patients
Constipation 1
Diarrhea 1
Dizziness 1
Headaches 1
Vomiting 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Adcal D3

Dosage Patients
117 mg-133 intl units daily 1
500 mg-200 intl units twice daily 1
600-400 var units twice daily 1
600-500 mg twice daily 1
600-800 var units twice daily 1
1,500-400 var units twice daily 1
3,000 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Adcal D3

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Doctor's advice 2
Course of treatment ended 1
Other 1
See all 5 patients who've stopped taking Adcal D3

Duration

Currently taking Adcal D3

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

Stopped taking Adcal D3

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 6 months 1
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 6
Usually 4
Sometimes 5
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 2
A little hard to take 6
Not at all hard to take 7
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 3
Not specified 13
Last updated:
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