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What side effects happen at each dose of 50,000 units of vitamin D?

Posted 24 Nov 2010 by Capitola 68 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 a little shakiness and insomnia. However once I fell asleep, I stayed asleep until I woke up abruptly feeling like I ...

How long till my Vitamin D supplements make me feel better?

Posted 8 Mar 2013 by viclewis 5 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 ...

Is vitamin D the same as vitamin D3?

Posted 11 May 2010 by Marilynne476 2 answers

Vitamin D Deficiency - Hi, I was recently tested for Vitamin D and my levels are 5 Ng/ml. I have?

Posted 18 Oct 2012 by Rutvij 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 ...

Be Careful taking Vitamin D! If you are sensitive, there are numerous side effects, some quite?

Posted 15 Oct 2012 by sg72 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!

Vitamin D Insufficiency - Pain in several joints for a couple of months now?

Posted 26 Aug 2009 by Amalnaggar 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?

What should my Vitamin D level be in my blood test results?

Posted 14 Jan 2013 by Summerdream 5 answers

My Dr. says my Vit. D level is low and I have the blood test results but I don't see it listed. Is it eGFR?

How does Levothyroxine interact w/a multivit. of Calcium (600mg) & 5,000IU of vitamin D?

Posted 20 Mar 2013 by Mia_1 3 answers

I had my yearly physical exam about 2 months ago and was told after having blood work, my thyroid levels were low. I was prescribed Levothyroxine. I also took a multivitamin containing 600mg of Calcium, along with 5,000IU of vitamin D. I was unaware of the warning not to take Calcium & Iron ...

Is it possible to have nausea as a symptom of vitamin d deficiency?

Posted 20 Mar 2013 by darsdrugs 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 ...

Hello I'm new to this forum and just been diagnosed with Vitamin D deficiency?

Posted 22 Feb 2014 by Tendergem57 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. ...

Fatigue - What is causing me to sleep so much and what can I do ?

Posted 20 Mar 2011 by bcindyfree 7 answers

I have a vitamin D defiency and iron defiecent anemia. I am sleeping 10-12 hours a night. What is causing me to sleep this much? What can I do to get back to 8 hours a night. I am missing time by not having a morning. I appreciate anyone's view on this. I take iron supplements and vitamin D ...

What is the diff between vitamin D1 and D3 & the vitamin D that has to be bought with prescription?

Posted 29 Nov 2009 by bigeyesrx 1 answer

I have found differences in the units, but what I really mean is the differences in the chemistry & the indications. I know vit D helps preserve the Calcium in bones, but what other indications are for the diff types of vit D?

Vitamin D Deficiency - I am a 41 year old female and I was just diagnosed with vitamin D-Def. six?

Posted 7 Jan 2010 by Dapria 9 answers

Six weeks ago. I was diagnosed as Vitamin D-def. My vitamin D level was at 6. My doctor has me taking 1 tablet of 50,000 mlg. of vitamin D a week. I am in severe pain in all my joints and having trouble standing, walking and sleeping. Lately a lot of nausea as well. Is there anything that I can ...

Vitamin D Deficiency - how long before Vitamin d starts taking effect I have been on d2 50,000 units

Posted 2 Mar 2016 by alligator27 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 ...

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