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... thank you turtle lady, My doc wanted to prescribe it once a week. I had a revolt from my husband who was concerned with the amt of calcium and vitamin d that was to be prescribed. He works in the medical field and said that there just is to much toxicity from taking to much. ... (22 replies)
... I went to a naturopath doctor and he told me to take 50,000 of D eventhough my levels were fine, in the mid range of normal, but my calcium levels were low. ... (22 replies)
... units how often? ... (22 replies)

... Hi everyone, my doctor is wanting to prescribe 50,000 units of Vitamin D. It hasn't been a concern for me because I thought I was getting adequate amount in my food etc. ... (22 replies)
... And, I have read and been told by my bone specialist that it is not wise to get your vitamin d from cod liver oil because it is very high in vit A and too much vitamin A makes us more prone to fracture. ... (22 replies)
... I took the prescription Vit. D that my doctor gave me. You can't buy that much Vit. D in one softgel over the counter. Now, I just buy the 800 unit D3 over the counter. ... (22 replies)
... Thank you so much osteoblast and t4t3. ... (22 replies)
... I don't think you will have a problem with taking that much Vit. D. I am a person who is very sensitive to all medications and I was afraid to even take one of these, but didn't have any problems at all. ... (22 replies)
... and it was good at that time. I will make a apt for a lab draw before I consent to that amt of vitamin d. I will be honest, I just don't know why that much vitamin d is needed? ... (22 replies)
... f encouragement, it was good to hear that someone who was sensitive to medications easily was able to take that amt. of vitamin d. Did you ever find out why so much is needed Kathy? ... (22 replies)
... I would think that if your Vit. D level is okay that 50,000 units would be too much but I am not a doctor. You really should check and see just where your D level is. ... (22 replies)
... t this week, that will tell the story, if I am within normal range, I will be totally delighted, I do not want to take high doses of anything right now, my body is in repair and needs time to just settle down and heal. Living in the northern part of Ohio in the winter there is hardly any sun at all. Take care! ... (22 replies)
... To everyone who has osteoporosis, this is a reminder from my own experience. When you go in for a medical procedure, surgery etc. ... (22 replies)
... Happy to hear you're recovering from back surgery. I wasn't aware that they now operate for pinched nerves. What is a microdiscectomy? ... (22 replies)
... ly go the natural D3 way, the info was vital. I haven't had the luxury of doing alot of research on the computer lately due to recovering from back surgery, that is way I fast tracked to my friends on healthboards. ... (22 replies)
... outflow state. I felt wonderful on the Vit D. It was actually a little energy boost for me. I feel like the 1000 IU's is now right for me too. ... (22 replies)
... pinched nerve when it causes severe pain from compression on a nerve root that isn't helped by conservative treatment, p t, injections, mediations, then surgery is the only alternative. My disc L5SI was compressing my nerve and I was in excruitating pain for months prior to surgery. ... (22 replies)
... years. When I started my D level was 18. It is now 55. ... (22 replies)
Fizzy drinks
Nov 10, 2004
... Soda pop DOES strip the bones of calcium and yes, it does lead to osteoporosis. Something about the phosphorus in soda. ... (2 replies)
... Osteoblast, I am sorry I didn't answer your question regarding my quitting forteo. I took forteo for three weeks and was dizzy during that time and quite unwell, so dizzy and unwell it wasn't worth it. Before my doctor left for another hospital she wanted to put me on Evista, what do you think about Evista? I am at a point I have to make a decision fairly soon, I took... (22 replies)

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