29 Apr 2010
That dose seems quite high. What are you taking it for?
The usual adult dose for Vitamin/Mineral supplementation is 400 units orally once a day.
Patients should also receive adequate calcium during ergocalciferol therapy and calcium levels should be monitored regularly.
Read more: http://www.drugs.com/dosage/ergocalciferol.html
- Ergocalciferol Information for Consumers
- Ergocalciferol Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Ergocalciferol (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
My friend needs to take the injectable ergocalciferol, but her doctor says it has been discontinued. This is in the UK. Does anyone know if this is ...
1 answer • 19 Jul 2011
0 answers • 25 Apr 2012
Medicaid may be an option for you. We consulted an attorney who specializes in it and were told that there were absolutely no qualifications other ...
10 answers • 9 Jul 2012
Dr. has started me on 1,000 to 3,000 and now 4,000 iu for 6 weeks and i am still low at 22.5 I am scared cause that can cause many other problems !!! ...
1 answer • 4 Nov 2012
1 answer • 15 Nov 2013