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Condition: Vitamin D Deficiency
3/24/2013 10:37:55 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Only been on it 3 weeks and having bad mood changes. Horrible chest and loss of appetite. I will not be taking it anymore..

Condition: Vitamin D Deficiency
3/9/2013 12:04:50 AM

Reviewer: Tony, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Been taking Drisdol 50,000 iu 1 per week for 3 months due to a low Vit D level of 12. My doctor suggested this to help with my winter time seasonal depression. But the real benefit for me has been losing my chronic low back pain that has lasted over 24 years-and no more seasonal depression either-this drug/vitamin has saved my life enabling me to do things that I have not done in decades. It took ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Vitamin D Deficiency
1/27/2013 5:21:18 PM

Reviewer: bluglass587, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am on week 6 (out of 20 week) of Vit D2, taking it 1x week. 50,000 units. I have been ok up until now. I am experiencing aches and bone pain from waist down. Especially in both knees. Is anyone else having any of this? I am currently using heating pad for the pain. Will be calling Dr. in am.

Condition: Vitamin D Deficiency
4/16/2012 1:47:28 PM

Reviewer: Cnew5533, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Can't tell any difference, but have experienced a rash.

Condition: Vitamin D Deficiency
4/10/2012 5:33:26 PM

Reviewer: Nick45, 45-54 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
My initial doses were to take the Rx daily. Oh my goodness. I've been experiencing spasms on the inside of my rib cage. The ribs actually prevented me from rubbing/soothing the spasm. Now, I'm only taking Rx once a month but still experience spasms within my ribs for the following seven to ten days.

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