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0.25 mcg of calcitriol is equivalent to how many i.u. of cholecalciferol?

Posted 10 Sep 2013 by Prof A N Agrawal 1 answer

a pt taking 60000 i.u.'s of cholecalciferol once/wk and another taking 0.25 mcg calcitriol daily. Are they equivalent?

Cholecalciferol is main ingredient in rat poison. It is in vitamin D3. Is vitamin d3 safe?

Posted 12 Nov 2010 by zupzuke 1 answer

Cholecalciferol is main ingredient in rat poison. Too much Cholecalciferol can kill. Cholecalciferol is a main ingredient in vitamin d3 pills. I realize vitamon d3 is manufactured in labs. Is vitamin D3 safe? If yes, how can it be safe if it is the main ingredient in rat poison? Please I need some ...

I have deficiency of 20 and my GP prescribed me with HuxD3 20,000 IU colecalciferol, five capsules?

Posted 21 May 2016 by Novidade 1 answer

... daily for 2 days. I am very worried as I am on quite a lot of other medications. I havent started taking them yet as I need a second opinion. Up to now I have been taking Vitamin D3 1,000IU but hasn't gone up in the last 2 months? Any advise please? Thank you

I have been presrcibed 20,000 IU colecalciferol vitamin D3 to be taken twice a week?

Posted 10 Sep 2014 by Mr Nadir Pathan 1 answer

Canthere be any side effects of taking 20,000 IU Vitamin D3 capsules?

Delta D3 - Cholecalciferol comes from lanolin or fish oil Does it matter which one to use?

Posted 6 Jan 2010 by Vit D defic 1 answer

I've been using ergocalciferol and now told to switch to Vit D10,000u daily. I'm trying to figure out which product to use.

Cholecalciferol - what time of day should I take this medicine?

Posted 24 Mar 2010 by Mrs Bean2 1 answer

should I take it with food and/or my prescribed vitamin c?

Should calcium tonic be given to a formula fed 3 month old?

Posted 26 Jul 2010 by Tensed Mom 1 answer

Should we give Macalvit syrup of calcium and cholecalciferol to our 3 month old son? He is on formula feeding. Don't these infant formulas contain the required amount of calcium for babies?

Re Cholecalciferol ingredients?

Posted 26 Sep 2010 by pgn 1 answer

What is Vitamin D3 derived from? Is it from an animal source? Is there a synthetic form?

I am wondering if I am taking a supplement that contains CHOLECALCIFEROL, do I still have to take?

Posted 5 Nov 2009 by elsayang 1 answer

... Os-Cal 500 with D or I just take Os-Cal 500 will be enough? Thanks!!

Is cholecalciferol or vitamin d3 used in rat poison and does it cause high cholesterol?

Posted 21 Jul 2018 by concerned health nut 0 answers

I read an article that claimed that the same ingredient used to make vitamin D3 was also used to make rat poison and that it caused high LDL (bad) cholesterol. Is this true or just a drug company shrill trying to get people off of supplements?

Cholecalciferol is my dosage high?

Posted 22 Apr 2017 by warriors1 0 answers

I have been diagnosed with low vitamin d3. My GP has prescribed 40,000 IU a day for for ten days and then 20,000 a week for three months and then more blood tests. I was thinking that this dosage is high and I am worried? I have no idea what my vitamin D levels are. Any advice would be appreciated.

Cholecalciferol - For about 18 months I've been prescribed a once a month dose of 100 000 U/l liquid

Posted 28 Apr 2016 by Sambs 0 answers

... dose , it's made by Mylan, a French pharma, the country I now live in. I've always been aware of the need for calcium since a girl, so have always drunk milk for hopefully healthy and strong teeth and bones. However given I had a brain haemorrhage 3 yrs ago, now have thrombocytopenia ...

Hi my mum aged 83 has just been given cholecalciferol capsules 20.000iu to be taken two times a day?

Posted 3 Jan 2018 by Whackhouse 0 answers

Is this ok. Seems a lot to take. Thank you

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