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Vit d:18.5ng/ml, started 60000 iu per week. Have to take for 6 weeks and then once in 15 days for a month. Ldl is 168, hdl-47;does high dose raise ldl?
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
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In brief: No
Vitamin d supplementation does not raise ldl.
Suboptimal diet does. Reduce your meat, fat, and oil intake (including dairy-based products). Also have your thyroid level checked since a low level can adversely affect cholesterol and triglyceride levels.

In brief: No
Vitamin d supplementation does not raise ldl.
Suboptimal diet does. Reduce your meat, fat, and oil intake (including dairy-based products). Also have your thyroid level checked since a low level can adversely affect cholesterol and triglyceride levels.
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