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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
D3: Hi. Most of us feel your serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D level should be over 30; I try for mid-30's to 40's in my patients. Cholecalciferol, or vitamin D3, ... Read More

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Dr : Dr lin provided excellent input. Your diet is extremely restrictive. There is a rainbow of colors when it comes to vegetables and fruits. Each contai ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Hard question: Because a person may be getting varying amounts of vitamin d from the sun , how long it takes to build up or deplete will vary. That being said, vitam ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
????: If you have RA, see a rheumatologist and get it treated. If your vitamin D level islow, take vitamin D supplements. There is no association between th ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Cromwell
33 years experience in Clinical Lipidology
D3, 5000-8000 IU day: When diet and sun exposure are insufficient to raise vitamin d levels many physicians recommend a daily dose of 5, 000-8, 000 iu of vitamin d3 . Once ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sudhir Bansal
74 years experience in Endocrinology
Vitamin d: Low levels of vitamin d are common you have responded to average dose of vitamin d so do not suggest malabsorption continue same dose for 2 months and ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Vitamin D3: Your vitamin d level is low and it can cause weak bones among other things. There are a number of things you can do: 1. Expose yourself to sun, face, ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amy Levine
22 years experience in Radiology
Intake and sun: Vitamin d can be ingested (in milk or supplements) and can also be created in your skin via sun exposure. The latter is becoming less common as most o ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience in Pediatrics
Vitamin D deficiency: ....Makes you more likely to catch illnesses. It makes you more likely to develop immune problems. A variety of cancers are more likely with low d. ... Read More
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