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Does my 4-month-old need vitamin d?

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Dr. Moinuddin Mokhashi
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
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In brief: YES

The american academy of pediatrics and the canadian paediatric society recommend vitamin d supplementation for all infants and children to ensure that the small percentage of infants/children who need additional vitamin d do not become deficient.

In brief: YES

The american academy of pediatrics and the canadian paediatric society recommend vitamin d supplementation for all infants and children to ensure that the small percentage of infants/children who need additional vitamin d do not become deficient.
Dr. Moinuddin Mokhashi
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Dr. Jeanne Beymer
Pediatrics

In brief: Yes.

Consider vitamin d supplementation (at dose of 400 iu per day) for exclusively breastfed babies.
 vitamin d can be given in the form of infant multivitamin drops or vitamin d drops.

In brief: Yes.

Consider vitamin d supplementation (at dose of 400 iu per day) for exclusively breastfed babies.
 vitamin d can be given in the form of infant multivitamin drops or vitamin d drops.
Dr. Jeanne Beymer
Dr. Jeanne Beymer
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