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Can I take calcium 600 mg with vitamin D3 400 international units every day for depression and anxiety for how long can I take it?

Can I take calcium 600 mg with vitamin D3 400 international units every day for depression and anxiety for how long can I take it?

Calcium and D are: More helpful for bone health than for mood disorders. The D may be moderately helpful in that way, however. Please see a mental health professional and do not rely on medication alone. Learn some stress management techniques from the doc. The Relaxation Response book by Herbert Benson can help. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Is vitamin D3 the same as calcium?

Is vitamin D3 the same as calcium?

Calcium & vitamin D.: Calcium and vitamin D are different, but they work together as building blocks for our bones. Supplementing calcium and vitamin D can help keep bones strong and hopefully prevent or delay the development of osteoporosis when used in combination with weight-bearing exercise. ...Read more

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What is the best source of calcium and vitamin d3?

What is the best source of calcium and vitamin d3?

See below: Fish liver oils-cod liver oil
cat fish, salmon, mackerel, sardines,
eel, eggs, beef liver, mushroom etc. ...Read more

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Could you take vitamin D3 with out calcium & vitamin d3?

Could you take vitamin D3 with out calcium & vitamin d3?

Yes.: If you are a normal young and healthy male with a reasonable diet you probably do not need to take either of these. So it would be reasonable to take one without the other. ...Read more

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How much calcium and vitamin D3 should I take daily as an adult?

How much calcium and vitamin D3 should I take daily as an adult?

Uncertain: The optimal daily dose for calcium and vitamin d supplementation is uncertain. 1200 mg of calcium (diet plus supplement) and 800 iu of vitamin d daily is recommended for most postmenopausal women with osteoporosis. Although the optimal intake has not been clearly established in premenopausal women or in men with osteoporosis, 1000 mg total of calcium and 400 to 600 iu of vitamin d is suggested. ...Read more

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How much calcium and vitamin D3 should I take a day for osteropinia?

How much calcium and vitamin D3 should I take a day for osteropinia?

Depends on...: This depends on your diet ; sun exposure. Most adults need 5-8000 iu a day of vit d3 during fall ; winter months but can get enough d from exposure to mid-day sun in spring ; summer- but take year-round if you don't use sunscreen or get much sun. Amount of calcium should be 400-1000mg depending on diet but vit k2 15 mg (not mcg), magnesium ; other nutrients are crucial too-see http://bit. Ly/1a48ofs. ...Read more

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Wondering how many mg of calcium and vitamin D3 should I take daily?

Wondering how many mg of calcium and vitamin D3 should I take daily?

IT DEPENDS ON YOUR A: Dose of vitamin d is depemdant on your age, sex and your diet
pre and post menopausal women 1000 mgm og calcium with 800 to 1000 units of vit d daily
at age of 41 you need 1000mgm of calcium and 800 to 1000 units of vit d daily. ...Read more

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How long can I take calcium 600mg with vitamin D3 400 international units?

How long can I take calcium 600mg with vitamin D3 400 international units?

Ca++ and Vit D: Current guidelines recommend a total daily Calcium intake of 1000mg (including foods that contain calcium and whatever supplement you are taking) and Vitamin D 600 IU daily for males your age. Both increase a bit at age 70. These supplements can be a problem for people with certain conditions such as kidney stones.
However, recommendations for any supplement can change from time to time. ...Read more

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How to get 600 iu of vitamin d per day? Or 15 micrograms of calcium per day?

How to get 600 iu of vitamin d per day? Or 15 micrograms of calcium per day?

??: You could take a supplement but those doses you are talking about are very low doses and would not likely do much good

go to vitamindcouncil. Org for good information on this subject. ...Read more

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How do I know how much vitamin d3, calcium should a 50yr old female should take?

How do I know how much vitamin d3, calcium should a 50yr old female should take?

Depends!: All should take d3 at 2000iu to 5000iu /day. At least 750mg of calcium, and up to 1200 on your doctors advice. D3 trumps calcium for bone health! I take 5000iu! ...Read more

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Is calcium and vitamin D3 better absorbed when taken together or can they be taken separately?

Is calcium and vitamin D3 better absorbed when taken together or can they be taken separately?

Yes, please take: Calcium w/vitamin d3 because the d will guide it to the proper place, the bones, rather than the blood vessels. There are other co-factors as well. Biron, silicon, vitamin k, etc. There are products available that contain calcium w/one or more co-factors. That's the simplest way to go. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Is taking 1500 mg of calcium and 1000 of vitamin D3 daily for osteopenia too much calcium?

Is taking 1500 mg of calcium and 1000 of vitamin D3 daily for osteopenia too much calcium?

Let explain: 1, 000 mg of calcium will good for you and the vitamin d3 1000 also good.
But talk to doctor about other medications if you have sever osteopenia. ...Read more

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What do vitamin d and calcium do in the body?

What do vitamin d and calcium do in the body?

Bone health & more: Vitamin D & calcium are involved in bone health eg prevention of rickets & osteoporosis - check out http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/healthy-lifestyle/nutrition-and-healthy-eating/in-depth/health-tip/art-20048544. The heart, muscles & nerves also need calcium to function properly - check out http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/healthy-lifestyle/nutrition-and-healthy-eating/in-depth/calcium-supplements/art-20047097 ...Read more

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Why does vitamin D need calcium and phosphorus?

To make bone mineral: Vitamin D's job is mostly to help your gut absorb calcium well from the food you eat so if there is little or no calcium in your diet vitamin D is not that helpful. And calcium works along with phosphate to form a mineral called hydroxyapatite which is hard and gives bones much of their strength. ...Read more

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Help, how much calcium and vitamin d is too much?

Help, how much calcium and vitamin d is too much?

That exceeding norm: Any amount of vitamin d supplementation that causes your vitamin d level to exceed optimal is too high. Know your numbers. Have your vitamin d level checked. 30-100 is normal. Vitamin d and calcium are neccessay for strong bones. In excess, calcium increases your risk for a cardiovasular or heart event, and vitamin d excess can cause fractures. ...Read more

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Vitamin d is needed for calcium absorption. So is calcium needed for vitamin d absorption?

No: Hi. No, calcium is not needed for vit. D absorption, but vit. D is a fat soluble vitamin, so bile is definitely helpful in vit. D absorption. So taking vit. D with a meal does help its absorption. ...Read more

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If you took a centrum pill + kirkland calcium pill with vitamin D3 to help, is that bad or ok?

If you took a centrum pill + kirkland calcium pill with vitamin D3 to help, is that bad or ok?

Not a problem: You took a little excessive amount with these two together but your body can easily handle this and will eliminate the excess. Regimens of mega vitamins have mostly been proven not to carry benefits but they amount you took is not mega. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of calcium and vitamin d supplements?

What are the benefits of calcium and vitamin d supplements?

LOTS: Vit d helps enhance calcium absorption and both are needed for many biochemical reactions in the body including bone strength/health and heart function. Vit d has been found to prevent 16 forms of cancer, helps the immune system, prevents the flu, helps with heart health and gut health. ...Read more

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High PTH levels low vitamin d levels and high calcium levels?

High PTH levels low vitamin d levels and high calcium levels?

Speak with your doc: It sounds as if your doctor is doing a diagnostic work up to include your parathyroic gland. If this is the case she may also order tests to visualize the gland as well as your bones. You may have had a recent fracture or problem that she is addressing. Hope you get to the bottom of it soon. ...Read more

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Should I supplement with calcium if I'm taking 1, 000 IU of vitamin D3 due to deficiency?

Should I supplement with calcium if I'm taking 1, 000 IU of vitamin D3 due to deficiency?

Vitamin D deficiency: Was your D deficiency measured w/a lab test? Did you doctor recommend 1K of D? That's not a lot of D. Please do what doc says. If calcium is low you can supplement w/it. You may be thinking of the need for D when taking calcium for low calcium but it is not necessary the other way around. Make sure you are taking D3. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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How much vitamin d should I take with calcium?

How much vitamin d should I take with calcium?

5000-10000: You should measure your vitamin d in blood, and monitor every 3 months while your taking 5000 to 10, 000 units daily. ...Read more

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Do you need to eat fat to absorb calcium and vitamin D?

Do you need to eat fat to absorb calcium and vitamin D?

Fat soluble: Vit D is absorbed better with fat as it is fat soluble. Calcium does not need fat for absorption ...Read more

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How do I know how much vitamin d and calcium can I take?

How do I know how much vitamin d and calcium can I take?

Get from Food & Sun: While supplements are important when we can't get proper nutrition or live in areas where sun exposure is difficult, eating fatty fishes such as mackeral, tuna, and herring, and getting out in the sun at least 1-2 hours a day will usallmy allow us to produce enough vitamin d not to require supplementation. Of couse, sun exposure is limitted by your medications or health conditions. Consult your md. ...Read more

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