What is Choline?

Category: Supplements

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Choline is an organic compound, classified as a water-soluble essential nutrient and usually grouped within the Vitamin B complex. The most often available choline dietary supplement is lecithin, derived from soy or egg yolks, often used as a food additive.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 4 0
Doctor recommendation 2 1
Mouth sores (ulcers) 1 1
Pain in tongue 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 Choline

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking Choline

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Change in health plan coverage 1
Did not seem to work 1
Expense 1
Other 1
See all 4 patients who've stopped taking Choline

Duration

Stopped taking Choline

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 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 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 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 1
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There are no evaluations for Choline.