Review: how effective is Vitamin d for Depression?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Overall ratings: 2.8/5
Long term ratings: 3.0/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Vitamin d (ergocalciferol) is for Depression. The study is based on 37 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Vitamin d
Vitamin d (latest outcomes from 3,589 users) has active ingredients of ergocalciferol. It is often used in rickets. Common side effects of Vitamin d include fatigue, fatigue aggravated, dizziness, memory loss, headache.
Depression (latest reports from 1,113,966 patients) is typically treated by Zoloft, Cymbalta, Prozac, Lexapro, Celexa, Wellbutrin Xl.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 37 people are studied for taking Vitamin d in Depression
Vitamin d effectiveness for Depression (number of people):
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