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A 37-year-old male asked:

Dose taking 10000 iu of vit d3 can cause kidney damage or failure ?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Vasu Brown
Integrative Medicine 35 years experience
No: Why do you want high vitD3 Check your urine PH if acidic keep high dose x3 weeks the dose at 6000 units until ph in urine is normal
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Probably not: Unless UR prone to certain types of kidney stones. Wonder why UR taking 10 times recommended dose? 1000 units daily should plenty. Save your money.
Last updated Jan 18, 2015

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