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... My vitamin D levels tested at 32 (35-100). 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. Now I am on a maintenance dose of 1000IU's in addition to what is in my multi and calcium supplements. We will test again after awhile to make sure it is... (4 replies)
Vitamin D
May 16, 2008
... I'll add my input also. My family doctor tested my vitamin D levels after I was diagnosed with osteopenia. He seems very up on it. ... (7 replies)
... it is my understanding that if you have a malabsorption prob. this will affect your using the d vit supplement that you ingest. This was suspected in my case, as I also had low iron and bone loss. So I had the celiac blood test and upper endocscopy. ... (27 replies)

... i was given the vit d 50000IU because my level was 10. ... (4 replies)
... especially the huge dose ie 50000IU once a week? ... (3 replies)
... hi i am 36yo with osteoporosis. i have been taking vit D3 1000IU twice a day for a month or so. now my doc wants to change it to 50000IU once a fortnight instead can anyone tell me the benefits of this or possible risks i am taking calcium 1000mg and magnesium 600mg each day (5 replies)
... i have been taking vit D3 1000IU twice a day. my doc wants me to change to 50000IU once a week instead anyone know the pros and cons of this? (5 replies)
... Hi Myth - this has been a very interesting thread. A lot of stuff that has needed to be said. As far as vitamin D - Yes - I was tested and was deficient. My Doc put me on 50000IU's for 13 weeks to build up my supply. After the 13 weeks I retested and was at 78 (35-100). He felt that was much better and so now I am on a maintenance dose of 1000IU per day. Hopefully that is... (64 replies)
... I never remembered what my T scores were. The doc had me overdose on Vitamin D, at 50000IU once a week for four weeks and that got that to normal. Taking Calcium and Vitamin D is all the doc has me doing. ... (6 replies)
... Any young guys here with Osteoporosis with tips? In June of 2005 I had surgery for Crohn's Disease and the Gastroenterologist wanted me to get a BDT test and I finally got one this month....and it wasn't good!! Being just 29, the doc just wants to sentence me to vitamin D2 - 50000IU, aka ergocalciferol, once a week for a month and maybe two months, depending on the lab... (6 replies)

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