Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Fatigue 4 1
General health 4 0
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 1 0
Bipolar disorder 1 0
Hair loss 1 0

Show all 11 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 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid)

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid)

Dosage Patients
60 mg daily 1
500 mg weekly 1
250 mg daily 1
600 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid)

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 4
Expense 4
Course of treatment ended 1
See all 5 patients who've stopped taking Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid)

Duration

Currently taking Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid)

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

Stopped taking Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid)

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 3
1 - 2 years 2
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 1
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 1
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1 patient evaluation for Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid)

Dec 1, 2012 (Started Jul 28, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 5.5 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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