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Posted 24 Nov 2010 by Capitola • 38 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 viclewis • 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 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 ...
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!
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?
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?
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 ...
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 ...
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. ...
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
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?
Posted 12 Nov 2016 by sharon nolan • 1 answer
Please let me know if the coating of the Vitamin D ( PA140)capsule has soy as a ingredient. Because I have a soy allergy. Thank you.
Posted 24 Sep 2016 by Nikiforos • 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.
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 ...