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

Posted 24 Nov 2010 by Capitola 57 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 ...

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!

What is the typical dose for ferrous sulfate?

Posted 4 Aug 2009 by Emerie 1 answer

Ferrous sulfate vs elemental iron from dried ferrous sulfate?

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. ...

Is the gluten contained in ergocalciferol 50000 from animals or plants?

Posted 18 days ago by Not available 1 answer

hi can you please answer the above question; and another question please when we see gluten in the ingredients of any medicine is it usually animal gluten or plant gluten? thanks a lot

If I just had my Nexplanon implant removed & haven't started my period yet how long should I wait...

Posted 21 Dec 2017 by Taylor2322 0 answers

... until my period starts & before I can get pregnant when they put me on prenatal supplement with folic acid & I have to be on this for 3 months can I get pregnant in between the 3 months because this will be mine & my husband's first kid together & we are trying to figure ...

Can vitamin D cause thyroid problems?

Posted 7 Oct 2017 by milady_usa2004 0 answers

I was prescribed 50,000 Vitamin D by my Doctor for almost no Vitamin D.13 weeks ago. She did blood work checking my thyroid and it was fine. Now after taking this 50,000 Vitamin D weekly I have a problem my calcium blood level is way to high. Is this caused by this Vitamin D 50,000 units a week? ...

Vitamin D taken once a day instead once a week?

Posted 5 Jun 2017 by Randoll 3 answers

I was prescribed for 50000 ui once a week, but I took it once a day for a week. I'm thirsty and dizzy... what should I do? Should I go to the emergency room?

Can I take dietary supplement of iron instead of the drug my doctor prescribed for iron deficiency?

Posted 9 Jun 2017 by Jamie0012 1 answer

The drug my doctor prescribed contains "iron iii hydroxide poly-maltose complex and folic acid -"100 mg elementary iron" but I heard it might cause constipation which I have been suffering. I was wondering if I can use dietary supplement instead. I know a brand that have iron ...

Vitamin D regime 50,000 units?

Posted 2 Apr 2017 by TRusso61 0 answers

My husband has been on the 50.000 unit of Vitamin D for over a year and has been having troble with urinating on himself could this be the cause . I'm concerned about him being on it to long I thought you are only supposed to be on that many units for a short period of time .Also if he stops ...

What could be the reaction of taking expired Centrum tablets, have a full bottel exp dec 2013?

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 ?

Drisdol - Should I take calcium? Should I keep taking my multivatim?

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

Lucentis - Green shakes for macular degeneration?

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 ...

What pills do I take to get pregnant?

Posted 7 Sep 2013 by bre-bre1923 2 answers

I tried geritol liquid and it hasn't help me get pregnant just sick and I had all the side affects I been trying for a minute to get pregnant is there anything else I can take to get pregnant cause geritol makes me real sick so I stop taking it I thought I was pregnant before I had morning ...

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