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Reason for taking: Other
12/1/2014 12:29:05 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

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Years with persistent headache caused by Vitamin D deficiency. Relief 2 weeks after starting Vitamin D supplements.

Reason for taking: Other
10/5/2014 7:36:10 PM

Reviewer: Billy Bob, 45-54 Male (Consumer)

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Current Rating: 1

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Current Rating: 1

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Doctor genius a$$hat diagnose me with Vit D deficiency. Test came back a 10. Gave a RX for 50,000 IU of Ergocalciferol (D2) at one dose per week for 3 months. Like the last poster, I decided to buy an OTC counter Vitamin D supplement 2000 IU to try out. First tablet I take, I had a mild dull headache, upset stomach, felt loopy, with chest tightness, and anxiety. Good thing I did not get the 50,000 ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Other
8/30/2014 10:30:12 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female (Consumer)

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Due to low vitamin D my MD prescribed Drisdol 50,000 IU, which is a high dose prescription form of Vitamin D. Being prone to side effects I decided to try 5,000 IU of OTC vitamin D3 first. Within the first day of my first dose I had neck, back and joint aches and dizziness. Thinking it might be connected to the vitamin D I stopped taking it and the symptoms stopped. I waited two days and then ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Other
8/28/2014 10:58:25 AM

Reviewer: citygal, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

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I was diagnosed with Vit D deficiency as a result of a blood test during a sleep study. I was prescribed 2000 units of vit D 1x daily. I started taking it on Fri and on Sat evening I started getting stiffness and pain in my neck. Tried aspirin, tylenol, heat and nothing eased the pain. Pain actually progressed down my arm. I also developed a bladder infection on Sun morn. I went to urgent ca ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Other
11/29/2013 6:21:23 PM

Reviewer: hairgirl, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

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Current Rating: 5

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Current Rating: 5

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Current Rating: 5

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Hair loss victim here. So far about 5 days of 1000 of vitamin d small SOFTGELS from walmart, SPRING VALLEY, IT'S NOT LISTED IN THE "Brand product used" list below so I just picked anything. Seems to be doing the trick. I think it's D3 but I'm not sure, threw away the bottle. It looks like male pattern baldness or rather female pattern baldness. ALSO it's diffused thinnin ... Show Full Comment

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