Wednesday, July 01, 2015

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jerri koch
10/13/08
jerri koch, Community Member
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Are 50,000 International Units (IU) of Vitamin D once a week harmful?

My doctor precribed 50,000 IU of Vitamin D, to be taken once a week due to Vitamin D deficiency.  Is this safe to take? Is there any way it would be toxic?  

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