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Posted 24 Nov 2010 by • 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 ...
Posted 8 Mar 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 11 May 2010 by • 2 answers
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 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 14 Jan 2013 by • 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 20 Mar 2013 by • 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 • 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 20 Mar 2011 by • 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 ...
Posted 29 Nov 2009 by • 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 7 Jan 2010 by • 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 • 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 11 Aug 2012 by • 5 answers
Also vitamin D, and diclofenac.