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Condition: Vitamin D Deficiency
3/30/2011 11:13:30 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My vitamin D level was a 21 so I was put on 50000 IU's per week for 8 week. After the third week I had diarreha, chills, body aches and then red rash (similiar to a sunburn) on my arms, chest,stomach and legs.

Condition: Vitamin D Deficiency
12/17/2010 9:31:26 PM

Reviewer: Deceived, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The doctor assured me that Drisdol Maximum D3 is vitamin D3, or cholecalciferol. IT IS NOT!!!IT IS VITAMIN D2, OR ERGOCALCIFEROL!!! It is made by irradiating mushrooms. Dr. R Vieth, a prominent researcher, has concluded that vitamin D2 should not be regarded as a nutrient suitable for supplementation! I discovered it was D2 when my blood test showed both vitamin D2 and D3. The first person I tal ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Vitamin D Deficiency
11/30/2010 7:53:09 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:

Condition: Vitamin D Deficiency
11/2/2010 3:01:52 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have just started taking this medication. 50,000 weekly. I had violent vomiting the second week I took it, with the nausea gradually diminishing as the week progressed.

Condition: Vitamin D Deficiency
9/9/2010 5:18:07 PM

Reviewer: lahagok, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was givin this prescription for twice weekly for 12 weeks. When do I take it and does it need food to take with it

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