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Posted 24 Nov 2010 by • 54 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 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 4 Aug 2009 by • 1 answer
Posted 22 Sep 2009 by • 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 14 Jul 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 5 Jun 2017 by • 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?
Posted 18 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
Posted 9 Jun 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 2 Apr 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 28 Apr 2014 by • 1 answer
Are there any side effects if these tabs were to be consumed in next two months or so ?
Posted 13 Jan 2017 by • 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 • 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 • 0 answers
... this actually going to help with my serve tiredness I suffer with???
Posted 30 Aug 2016 by • 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
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 • 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 ...
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