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Randomized comparison of the effects of the vitamin D3 adequate intake versus 100 mcg (4000 IU) per day on biochemical responses and the wellbeing of patients

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Author(s): Vieth Reinhold | Kimball Samantha | Hu Amanda | Walfish Paul

Journal: Nutrition Journal
ISSN 1475-2891

Volume: 3;
Issue: 1;
Start page: 8;
Date: 2004;
Original page

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Abstract Background For adults, vitamin D intake of 100 mcg (4000 IU)/day is physiologic and safe. The adequate intake (AI) for older adults is 15 mcg (600 IU)/day, but there has been no report focusing on use of this dose. Methods We compared effects of these doses on biochemical responses and sense of wellbeing in a blinded, randomized trial. In Study 1, 64 outpatients (recruited if summer 2001 25(OH)D

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