What is Multivitamin with Iron?

Category: Supplements

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A vitamin is a nutrient that is an organic compound required in tiny amounts for essential metabolic reactions in a living organism. Most vitamins must be obtained from the diet. Vitamin supplements may also contain mineral supplements such as iron, as well.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 23 11
Tiredness 5 0
Iron Deficiency Anemia 4 3
Doctor recommendation 1 0
Major Depressive Disorder 1 1
Vitamin deficiency 1 0

  • 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 0
Mild 2
None 10

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Multivitamin with Iron

Side effect Patients
Constipation 1
Nosebleeds 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Multivitamin with Iron

Dosage Patients
1 tablet(s) daily 3
1 mg daily 1
daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Multivitamin with Iron

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Doctor's advice 4
Other 4
Did not seem to work 2
Course of treatment ended 1
Expense 1
Personal research 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 7 patients who’ve stopped taking Multivitamin with Iron

Duration

Currently taking Multivitamin with Iron

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

Stopped taking Multivitamin with Iron

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 6 months 2
6 months - 1 year 1
2 - 5 years 2
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 10
Usually 1
Sometimes 2
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 4
Not at all hard to take 9
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 1
< $25 3
Not specified 8
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1 patient evaluation for Multivitamin with Iron

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Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 26
Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) 4 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
I am: n
I have:
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

See idasek's full Multivitamin with Iron history

Sep 10, 2012 (Started Sep 10, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for General health)
  • Side effects
    Severe (bleeding nose, Nosebleeds)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 other Daily
Advice & Tips: useless

  • 0 helpful marks
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