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Re : low vitamin D linked to preeclampsia

Postby raspbeari » Sun Dec 09, 2007 01:22 pm

by raspbeari (486 Posts), Sun Dec 09, 2007 01:22 pm

I may get my vitamin D levels tested too. I have an allergy to dairy, and don't get any in my diet. Even though I live in Colorado where I'm getting good sunlight, I wonder if I generally get much less vitamin D because it is added to milk?
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Re : low vitamin D linked to preeclampsia

Postby alviarin » Mon Dec 10, 2007 04:04 pm

by alviarin (1645 Posts), Mon Dec 10, 2007 04:04 pm

I wanted to post a follow up, I just found out my vitamin D is low even though I live on the sunny Texas coast and my daily multivitamin contains 800 IU (but I haven't been taking it every day, more like every other day). My vitamin D level was 19 out of a reference range 30-60. And I have a positive ANA.

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Re : low vitamin D linked to preeclampsia

Postby miamibunnie » Sun Aug 29, 2010 07:42 pm

by miamibunnie (510 Posts), Sun Aug 29, 2010 07:42 pm

TextSO was there a difference when you took your vitamine d with calcium? Did you get Preeclampsia? My vitamine d is an 8 should be between 20-100 just redid test to see if it is back to normal.


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Thanks for sharing. I've been taking a calcium plus vitamin D supplement since I found out I was pregnant.

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Re : low vitamin D linked to preeclampsia

Postby sammi8265 » Tue Sep 21, 2010 04:32 pm

by sammi8265 (5 Posts), Tue Sep 21, 2010 04:32 pm

This is interesting...my vit d level is 11. i take 1000iu daily. i was to take 50,000 units weekly but ob didnt want to let me take that of a dosage.
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Re : low vitamin D linked to preeclampsia

Postby l412angel » Wed Sep 22, 2010 07:37 pm

by l412angel (1746 Posts), Wed Sep 22, 2010 07:37 pm

My OB did not want me to take those levels as well. I am on 1,000 iu plus whatever is in my prenatal. My levels are still 23...we are watching my vit d levels every month or so to make sure they do not get too low. They were 11 pp last time
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