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Posted 24 Nov 2010 by Capitola • 33 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 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 22 Sep 2009 by HealthybutSkeptical • 1 answer
Ferrous sulfate has 65mg elemental iron per 325 mg, dried ferrous sulfate has 50mg elemental iron per 160mg. The RDA percentage listed on the bottles 47.5mg ferrous sulfate is 264%, while 50mg of elemental iron from 160mg dried is listed as being 277% of RDA. This cannot possibly be correct. ...
Posted 7 days ago 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 24 Nov 2016 by Nochemoforme • 0 answers
I read about some folks who started supplements; vit A, C, E and zinc for their eyes and added green shake (kale, spinach, bell peppers, apples, carrots) and their vision was completely restored!! I have stopped the Eylea, Avastin and Lucentis because of no improvement and extreme pain!! With ...
Vitamin D Insufficiency - I've been prescribed pro d3 20000u two caps weekly as directed by my gp is
Posted 15 Aug 2016 by Fyblnc • 0 answers
... this actually going to help with my serve tiredness I suffer with???
Posted 30 Aug 2016 by RB5455 • 1 answer
... prescribed Deplin. 15 mg. Is there a generic maker for Deplin? Why is the L methyl folate in Deplin different then the folic acid could get from the pharmacy? I certainly seem to be feeling better well I'm taking it but it is way beyond my cost allowance
Posted 16 Aug 2016 by Jordandmo • 0 answers
I am trying to quit chewing tobacco and a few of my friends suggested substituting tobacco with pennies/ copper. I know this wont kick the physical habit/oral fixation, but will it be safe? I know copper is beneficial in trace amounts but being a heavy metal, can be toxic. Will I absorb too much ...
Prenatabs FA - My Opthomologist wants me to start taking ICaps due to possible Macular Degeneration?
Posted 16 Jul 2016 by bttynew • 0 answers
... but I take?
Vitamin D Deficiency - I had low levels of the vitamin D, 25 hydroxy, 9ng/mL in D3 and D, D2 was at?
Posted 10 Jun 2016 by Kprz • 0 answers
... <4ng/mL. 3 months MD PRESCRIBE 50000 of the D2- I sent a concerned email informing her that I'd prefer D3- the nurse replied "Please inform patient that per national guidelines, replacement can be with Vit D3 or Vit D2. " After 3 months of taking the D2- new test results D3 ...
Posted 9 Jun 2016 by johnnash26 • 0 answers
... yesterday I?
Posted 8 Apr 2016 by Folpho • 0 answers
I don't understand the difference/conversion of IU and I.E. when it comes to vitamin D supplements. I have a deficiency so I was prescribed supplements but provided no information as to how long I was supposed to take it to reach normal levels. I have a cousin who is also taking supplements, ...
Posted 28 Apr 2014 by Jahangir Yar Khan • 1 answer
Are there any side effects if these tabs were to be consumed in next two months or so ?
Posted 29 Dec 2015 by jaimesdown • 1 answer
I have been on ferrous sulfate pills for 3 plus mths and I am losing alot of hair n need to know if this is a side effect of just taking this medication?? Or is it a side effect of this med and another meds mixed together?? Like I take this pill twice a dy and at same time I take an antibiotic ...
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