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Drisdol - Should I take calcium? Should I keep taking my multivatim?

Posted 13 Jan 2017 by The_working_princess 0 answers

I'm a 39 y/o woman, today I started taking drisdol. If drisdol is vitamin D, and it helps absorb calcium, should I also up my calcium intake? Is it ok if I keep taking my one a day petite multivitamin? Thanks

Vitamin D Deficiency - Hello, after having some blood work done last week I received a phone call?

Posted 15 May 2014 by Tasha01 3 answers

... from my doctors office this morning saying i had low vitamin d levels at 14 and they had called a script in for me. The script is drisdol 50,000 unit once a week for twelve weeks. Ive looking through symptoms and am not finding much, but have found enough to contribute my extreme fatigue, ...

What is the recommended dosage of Drisdol - how much is too much?

Posted 14 Jul 2011 by Heraltoday 1 answer

Two years ago I was prescribed Drisdol--50,000 units two pills at a time every two weeks. I had flu like symptoms and fatigue--so bad it left me bedridden for a day. Now my doctor has changed the amount I should take--but my Vitamin D level has not changed. How much is too much Drisdol?

Where can I find Drisdol 50,000 units and is it a prescription?

Posted 24 Nov 2009 by dakotaerhart 1 answer

my father has a calcium deficiency and isn't absorbing calcium and minerals right... and needs what they called vitamin d calcium lactate... the dr says this is drisdol... but the pharmacy says they never heard of it... he has been on it for years ... but has moved and can't find it ...

Drisdol - what causes vitamin d deficiencies?

Posted 9 Oct 2009 by lees 1 answer

the lowest of vitamin D number is 32--my lab showed number 4. My doctor perscribed 50,000 units softgel once a week for 3 months (starting out)--what causes this type of deficieny and what other aspects of my health it wil affect?

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