Vitamin D Questions
Displaying 32 questions associated with Vitamin D.
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... read more
There is a differences in the units, but what I really want to know is the differences in the chemistry and the indications. I know vitamin D helps preserve the calcium in bones, but what other indications are for the different types of vitamin D?
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... read more
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?
... 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!
... 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... read more
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?
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... read more
Currently I am researching memory supplements Prevagen has Apoaequorin and vitamin D and I'm also looking into Neuriva which seems to have coffee fruit extract as well as phosphatidylserine. What exactly are the supplements and how are they supposed to work on the body? Is there any science... read more
I Was told I was low in vitamin D and read that vitamin D3 is the vitamin to take. It's all confusi?
I Was told I was low in vitamin D and read that vitamin D3 is the vitamin to take. It's all confusing to me. I am a 69 year old female with severe Crohns Disease, anemia (just had two more blood transfusions) and arthritis. A combination of D3, Magnesium and Calcium made a huge difference with... read more