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... I had been taking 2,000 to 4,000 IU vitamin D daily for the last 2 years, but have been taking prescription strength 50,000 IU once a week for the last 2 months. ... (0 replies)
... Hello ..to you JudynearMichigan, Crohnietoo ...I really appreciate your tip about vitamin D capsules ... ... (12 replies)
... I experienced extreme muscle weakness, lethargy, and leg pain for 3 days after taking this vitamin dose. Anyone else experience side affects like this? ... (0 replies)

... I take 50000 iu per week and have no swelling. However, that doesn't mean it is not effecting your daughter differently than me. Are they testing her level with blood tests? ... (1 replies)
... but I need to resolve a few other concerns first. My vitamin D level started off at 32 when I was diagnosed with osteo in 2004 and for the next 3 years I took 50,000 IU of D twice a month. ... (11 replies)
... I was found to have very low vit. D after extensive bloodwork for alot of symptoms that have been plaguing me for a year. ... (4 replies)
... Just make sure it is Vitamin D 3, which is natural and not Vitamin D2, which is synthetic and can be toxic in large doses. ... (3 replies)
... Vitamin D can be toxic in huge doses, as can anything, salt, water and oxygen can all kill you if you take enough of them. ... (3 replies)
Vitamin d
Mar 8, 2009
... I have been prescribe Vitamin D 50, 000 IU . I have a problem swallowing. Can I open the capsule put the contents on some apple sauce and take it that way. ... (1 replies)
... My doctor felt that I should be more in the 50 to 100 range and so I tood 50000IU's per week for 13 weeks. Last test showed my levels at 70. Much better according to the doc. ... (4 replies)
Vitamin D Defiency
Mar 28, 2008
... I am vitamin D deficient and am currently taking 50,000 IU's per week for 13 weeks. Will retest after 13 weeks. ... (4 replies)
... Yes, I take 2,000 IU daily. I got this from my alternative doctor. ... (8 replies)
... Do you take the 2,000 IU daily? ... (8 replies)
... I have been on 50000 units of D for over a year and the only side effect is that my nails are growing like crazy. Normaly, my nails break and split before they get very long. ... (4 replies)
... Hi- I've been on 50,000 units/day(!) for the better part of a year to no (noticeably) ill effect. Just went to a new osteoporosis specialist who informed me that that was an insane dosage and to stop immediately. Also taking Thyroxin and Forteo. Good luck! (4 replies)
... your doctor taking a higher dose of vitamin D, a scripted dose which is higher than you can get OTC? ... (12 replies)
... Welcome to the forum, TooTired! Every three months my Endocrinologist scripts a PTH intact, serum calcium and vitamin D 25 hydroxy. ... (1 replies)
... my Endo has reduced the dosage to 50,000 IU weekly for the next 3 months and then we'll see where we are at again. ... (2 replies)
... secondary hyperparathyroidism. I was put on high vitamin D therapy. ... (3 replies)
... The 50,000iu prescription med comes as a gel cap. It is hard on the stomach (because it is such a HUGE dose) but those side effects can be minimized by eating something then taking the pill and eating a bit more. This worked the best for me. I didnt lie down for a while after taking it either. I remained somewhat active, which aids in digestion, and this also helped minimize... (3 replies)




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