What should be the vitamin D dosage during pregnancy? Serum vitamin D value is 16.

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Results of the recently conducted randomized controlled trial on vitaminD supplementation in pregnancy suggest a safe dose of 2000-4000 IU per day
Agree with Dr. @Pushker Bhomia and Dr.@Shivraj Agarwal Sir
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Vit D 3 6 k weekly till normal level comes
60k
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ITS.. 4000 ..IU / DAILY..
Tnx Dr Vipin Bihari Jain
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60000.IU..fortnightly.
Vitd3 -60k weekly
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Vitamin D is known to play an important role in bone metabolism through regulation of calcium and phosphate equilibrium. Vitamin D is produced by the body during exposure to sunlight, but is also found in oily fish, eggs and fortified food products. Vitamin D deficiency is thought to be common among pregnant women in some populations, and has been found to be associated with an increased risk of pre-eclampsia, gestational diabetes mellitus, preterm birth, and other tissue-specific conditions. Vitamin D supplementation during pregnancy improves maternal vitamin D status and may reduce the risk of pre-eclampsia, low birthweight and preterm birth. However, the evidence currently available to directly assess the benefits and harms of the use of vitamin D supplementation alone in pregnancy for improving maternal and infant health outcomes is limited. Pregnant women should be encouraged to receive adequate nutrition, which is best achieved through consumption of a healthy balanced diet.
Vitamin D3 - 60 K is a weekly safe suggestion,

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