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A 48-year-old member asked:

Say i have vitamin d deficiency and i take a multivitamin a day, will it cure the deficiency?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Christopher John
internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care 45 years experience
Yes he/she can: Takes simple blood tests to screen for thyroid disease.

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A 34-year-old member asked:

Supposing I have vitamin d deficiency and i take a multivitamin a day, will it be able to cure the deficiency?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 29 years experience
No: Deficiencies will not be corrected with dose available on mvi (multivitamin).
A 44-year-old member asked:

How long does it take to recover from vitamin d deficiency?

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Dr. Frederick Singer
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Variable: The time it takes to reverse vitamin d deficiency depends on how low the level is and what dose of vitamin d is given. In most cases the condition can be reversed in 1-2 months.
Last updated Jun 30, 2013

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