Vitamin d3

What is Vitamin d3?

Vitamin D is a group of fat-soluble secosteroids responsible for enhancing intestinal absorption of calcium, iron, magnesium, phosphate and zinc

Questions and answers on "Vitamin d3"

I have been taking Shal-Cal for Calcium. I came to know that instead of Shal-Cal I should take a calcium supplement having Calcium Citrate which is easily absorbed. I also take Uprise D3 for Vitamin D3 once a month and Neurokind plus for Vitamin B3-B6.
Request pl suggest a suitable Calcium / D3 / B3-B6 supplement of a good pharma company. I need to further increase Vitamin D3 level which is at the lower end of permissible.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Bonovit plus.

Detailed Answer:
Bonovit plus
Cal D
Bonical all these contain calcium citrate with Vitamin D3 You can start any one of them.

Take care.

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My daughter is just over 2 years and she only has 10-11 teeth till now. Her slow growth - of teeth - is a matter of concern to me. We gave her Vitamin D3, on doctor's advise, for 6 weeks when she was 9 months old. Now just one month back, we again started giving her Vitamin D3 but I am still not sure if it will be of any help. Please advise me with any medication/supplement that can help her!

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Continue with vitamin D3 and start calcium supplement

Detailed Answer:
Hi

I have gone through your question and understand your concerns. Don't worry. This is perfectly fine. Primary dental eruption usually show such wide variations.

Usually we do not recommend any treatment if...

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I am 29 weeks pregnant, I take pregnacare plus in the morning and valupak at night time. recently i did a blood test and my vitmain D lvl was 49.30 and the normal range is 50-149. so mine is on the low border. I was thinking of taking a calcium and vitmain D supplement that is higher dose than valupak. so I was thinking of taking the wellbiotic.
- i will be visiting my doctor within 2 weeks, so i just wanted to know if it is safe to take this wellbiotic?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Vitamin D3 supplemenation

Detailed Answer:
Hi dear, I have gone through your question and understand your concerns.
I have reviewed the drugs you are taking. They are vitamin preparations and are completely safe to take in pregnancy. Rather than wellbiotic, I will suggest you to...

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Does Vitamin D3 Supplements (60000iu) causes Kidney Failure?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Safe

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Vitamin D3 supplements are relatively safe. Both the values you had put up i,e 66ng and 59.6 ng/ml are safe values and would not cause kidney failure. Similarly osteomalacia is caused by brittling bones in adults because of vitamin Deficiency and not excess...

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Low votamim d of 20 after 8 weeks of 50k ui it went done from 26 how can this happen on such a high dose

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Decreased absorption

Detailed Answer:
Dear sir, I have gone through your question and I understand your concerns. if you have been taking vitamin d by mouth then this is probably due to decreased absorption of the doses you have been taking .. Meaning that your body have not been...

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I thought I had developed an allergy to Vit D3. Every time I eat anything with Vit D I start burping a metallic taste. Then in a few hours I start vomiting and watery diahrrea. What do you thin?
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doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Allergy test required to confirm the allergy.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for posting your query on Healthcaremagic.

Vomiting and diarrhea after taking any food item suggests allergy to vitamin D3.
Do you take vitamin D3 supplements and do the symptoms develop after consuming...

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Hello doctor...i am 28 years old .inhad got my vitamin D3 test done as prescribed by a doctor.My report says the Vitamin D 25-Hydroxy ,Serum is @. <10.50 nmol/L.
Can you pls suggest

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Vitamin D3 supplements

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Thanks for your query.

I would suggest you take Dvion 60,000 IU sachets once a week for 8 weeks. Mix it well in water. If you can walking outside in sun for half an hour between 11 am and 3 pm will help in vitamin D3 production.

I hope...

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My wife recently had a test for Vitamin D, she has it low around 8. What medications can she go through?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Injections, oral supplements, diet and sun exposure

Detailed Answer:
Hello sir and welcome.

Thank you for writing to us.

I have gone through your query with diligence and would like you to know that I am here to help. A level of 8 nmol/L places your wife in the category of being...

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HI Team,

Please confirm can I take TUSKCA Vitamin D3 and supradyn multivitamin tablets .

Currently I am taking TUSKCA along with vitamin c (Limcee) want to replace vitamin c with supradyn multivitamin tablets.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Multivitamins are not beneficial if your vitamin levels are normal.

Detailed Answer:
Hello Mr Indrajit,

Thanks for writing in with your concern.

Tuskca Vitamin D3 has both calcium and vitamin D3 as per product description by the company that markets it.

Multivitamin formulations...

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Hi doctor,

Whenever I hand shake with any person they say that my hands are weak and I feel that I don't have strong bone strength because in my childhood I never used to drink milk.. nowadays I started drinking one cup of milk(200 ml) a day and night

I want to increase my BONE STRENGTH to higher extent like a boxer or fighter naturally OR pills without side effects.. Can you please suggest a diet for high calcium from morning to night.

I do

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Exercises are important to increase bone density ( strength)

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Thanks for your query

I'm Dr Sudhir Kumar

I have gone through your query and understand your concern. To increase bone strength you has to take sufficient vit D and calcium. But most important is...

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I am 68 years of age. I was feeling stiffness in my legs after a walk for about 2 kms. This was a recent development. Investigation of Vitamin D3 in my body revealed 12.3 ng/mL. The doctor has prescribed 1 Cap of Remyclin D after breakfast every day for 2 months. Please advise me the reason for lower Vitamin D3 and what are its implication.

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