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25 year old suffering from osteomalacia. Taking shellcal. Have severe pain in the leg. Further treatment?

my sister has right leg pain when we consult doctor they say she has osteomalacia we takin treatment but the pain she cant stand or walk long .she get pain for calcium she serves shellcall-500 tab .she has more wait needed 75kg age 25 i want to know how to reduce to weight to balance and get better from osteomalacia.
Asked On : Fri, 16 Nov 2012
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I have studied your case.

For osteomalacia treatment you need calcium and vit D.
Vit D3 is important for bone maintenance; low level can cause weakness of vertebral architecture along with all other bones.
For low level of vitD you need supplement or vit D injection.
Vit D deficiency is very common worldwide in spite of exposure to sunlight.

You can take high protein, and vitamin diet,
Avoid fatty, oily, junk food.
Drink 4 to 5 little water daily.

For example Breakfast options (7 - 8:30 p.m.): a. 1 slice of toasted bread with a glass of tomatoes, carrot and a pinch of lime juice put in a blender b. A bowl of fresh fruits Lunch options (1 - 2:30 p.m.): a. 2 bread with one whole tomato cut into slices, with green leafy vegetable and bowl of vegetables (salad) Dinner (6 - 7:30 p.m.; not later): a. one bread with a bowl of vegetable

Diet that should help you to reduce your cholesterol levels, but I need you to understand that this needs to be done gradually and so, start gradually and then lower your calories.
Hope this answers your query. If you have additional questions or follow up queries then please do not hesitate in writing to us. I will be happy to answer your queries.

Wishing you good health.

Take care.

Answered: Sat, 17 May 2014
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