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Posted 24 Nov 2010 by • 42 answers
I took my first dose of 50,000 units of vitamin (D2) this past Friday night. I was prescribed 50,000 units once a week for 12 weeks. I experience adrenalin rush symptoms along with alittle shakiness and insomnia. However once I fell asleep, I stayed asleep until I woke up abruptly feeling like I ...
Posted 8 Mar 2013 by • 4 answers
I was just diagnosed with low Vitamin D. I originally went to the doctor because of severe leg, feet, and hand cramps. He did blood work, and it turns out my level is 5.9. I am now on 50,000 iu per week and 2000 iu per day. I just started this week, but I honestly feel worse instead of better. My ...
Posted 18 Oct 2012 by • 5 answers
... consistent pain in my legs and everyday there is a different part where the pain comes up. I also feel that I am not able to think clearly and concentrate on my work. I have been taking 50,000 IU D3 for the last 2 weeks and have seen no improvement. Should I take time off from work, would that ...
Posted 15 Oct 2012 by • 9 answers
... debilitating. Chest pain, joint pain, insomnia, fatique, itching, depression and much more!!! Please take small doses and work up gradually - and track any changes that are bothersome. Good luck!
Posted 26 May 2013 by • 13 answers
6 months ago, my oncologist told me to take 5000u of Vit. D3 daily because my Zometa infusion was depleting my D. I've noticed that since then, the frequency of my full-blown migraines has increased. I have not changed any other meds with the exception of adding Mobic a few weeks ago. I was ...
Cholecalciferol - I have been prescribed colecalciferol 20000 units twice daily, is this too high a?
Posted 23 Sep 2011 by • 1 answer
Posted 26 Aug 2009 by • 15 answers
Turned out according to my lab tests that my vitamin D is low. i've been taking vitamin D supplements, vit C calcium daily plus 15 min sunshine exposure. How long before I start feeling better?
Posted 20 Mar 2013 by • 4 answers
I have been dx'd by my Dr & have stared taking supplemental vit D - 50,000 iu weekly. Doing some internet searching, I see there are many symptoms I have that can be attributed to a vitamin D deficiency, including blurred vision which I have noticed over the past several months. Has anyone ...
Posted 22 Feb 2014 by • 2 answers
... I have no idea what my blood test results were, I just received a phone call and told to pick up my prescription and start taking 20,000 IU, 500 mcg of Vitamin D3, 3 times per week for 3 months then get tested again. This seems like a high dose to me, so wondering how low my levels must be. ...
Posted 7 days ago by • 0 answers
Does anyone know what causes this and if there is anything else I can do to get my levels up. Are there any "conditions" associated with this low level? It was very low with previous labs too.
Posted 13 Jan 2017 by • 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
Posted 12 Jan 2017 by • 0 answers
Just curious, is this normal
Vitamin D Deficiency - how long before Vitamin d starts taking effect I have been on d2 50,000 units
Posted 2 Mar 2016 by • 3 answers
I have been on Vitamin D2 (ERGO) 50,000 I CAP twice a week for a month now... my level of Vitamin D was 13... also have a Folic Acid deficiency of 2.7 ... I have not seen any improvement ... very stiff, hands, fingers, shoulders and some time legs... just wondered how long it would take to see some ...
Posted 24 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
For how long continuasly can i take 5000IU vitamin d3 supplement? Do i have to pause from time to time for some weeks or months to avoid any harm to my kidneys or elsewhere? Thank you.
Posted 10 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
I had my blood tests done and found I was deficient in Vitamin D with a level of 19. I've read that anything above 30 is good but 40-60 is ideal. I cannot take more than 1000 IU Vitamin D orally without experiencing side effects (most likely due to Magnesium deficiency). I have read that the ...
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