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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Her are some tips: 1. Avoidance of direct sunlight exposure. 2. Avoidance of foods and supplements containing vitamin d. 3. Restriction of calcium intake. 4. Drinking 8 ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carol Cheney
45 years experience Endocrinology
Vitamin d, calcium: Excess vitamin d intake will result in an elevated vitamin d level. If the excess is significant this can result in an elevated blood calcium.
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Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Blood Test VitD&Calc: Blood test for 25 Hydroxyvitamin and Calcium level may be high if vitamin level is high.Toxic level of vitamin D is over 100ng/dl.And very high Cacium ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Rare- many symptoms: Vitamin d toxicity is quite rare- in known cases people took 40, 000 units or more a day for a long time. One would need to take millions of units to ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Cromwell
34 years experience Clinical Lipidology
Excess Vitamin D: Vitamin d toxicity is a rare but potentially serious condition due to excessive vitamin d in your body. Taking megadoses of vitamin d supplements (50, ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See your doctor: The main consequence of vitamin d toxicity is a buildup of calcium in your blood which can cause symptoms such as poor appetite, nausea and vomiting. ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guy VanDell
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Vitamin d is a fat soluble vitamin so there is a concern about overdose in pregnancy. I would ask your doctor before supplementing to see if you ne ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Shewbridge
33 years experience Endocrinology
Enjoy in moderation!: A dermatologist would likely advise you to avoid too much sunlight, to avoid skin damage and risk of skin cancer. It would be very difficult to drink ... Read More
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Vitamin D overdose: risk is minimal, especially at 1K IUs daily. Please see your doc to have your D level measured and then you will know how much you need. Peace and g ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ka-Lok Tse, M.D.
31 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Vit D: Yes. The main consequence of vitamin D toxicity is a buildup of calcium in your blood (hypercalcemia), which can cause poor appetite, nausea and vomi ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Vitamin D Limits: Hi it is safe to take vitamin d up to 10, 000 units/day.

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