What is Nattokinase?

Category: Supplements

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Nattokinase is a dietary supplement extracted from the Japanese foodstuff "Natto", a savoury flavouring made from soybeans.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Circulation problems 1 0
Deep vein thrombosis 1 1
Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy 1 0
General health 1 0
Sjogren's syndrome 1 1

  • 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 Nattokinase

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Nattokinase

Dosage Patients
0.5 capsule(s) daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Nattokinase

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 2
Doctor's advice 1
Expense 1
See all 4 patients who've stopped taking Nattokinase

Duration

Currently taking Nattokinase

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1

Stopped taking Nattokinase

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

Feb 1, 2011 (Started Dec 01, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for deep vein thrombosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Use only highest quality. Cheaper brands failed. Because intravenous Vit C can interfere with anticoagulants, I quit natto while doing IVC.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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