If a person has osteoporosis due to severe vit d deficiency will calcium supplement helps to increase bone density?
Osteoporosis. If your doctor has not recommended calcium along with vitamin D you might need a doctor who knows a bit more about osteoporosis. Together these meds will help control your bone health but you might also need osteoporosis medicine. Please call the International Society for Clinical Densitometry at 860-259-1000. They will point you in the right direction.
Osteoporosis caused by severe vit d def in young adults wts recovery time and time increase bone density?
Various patients =. -different periods of time. U must find out why U R V-Deficient. Then supliment, also avoid alcohol, smoking, caffeine. Also bran cereal inhibits calcium absorption. Avoid biking & perform weight bearing exercise. Also weight lifting will prevent myopenia, (muscle mass & strength loss) & is also stressing the non- weight bearing bones & build up bone strength as well. It happens over time & is slo. Read more...
My 64 years old mom’s bone density reading is -4.0 (osteoporosis level). How much calcium she need to supplement per day?
Let me explain. Is it -4.0 if that is the case it is very low. Treatment: lifestyle modifications consuming adequate calcium and vitamin d.(ca 2500 mg daily, 50, 000.00 unit per week).Blood test have to be done to monter the condition. Performing weight-bearing exercise— other medication(estradiol, or calcitonin...) good luck. Read more...