Question of the Week

Question :
Posted On : 07 Aug 2022
There is a new vitamin D preparation with 100 IU per drop. The company claims that sachets of Vitamin D are not sufficient. Daily requirement is 600 to 1000 IU. Kindly clarify the issue.
Expert Answer :
Recommended daily allowance of Vitamin D is 400 IU.
Answer Discussion :
Urmila VG
400IU is required per day in infants,
only 4drops od will be the Daily Dose to feed.

9 Days ago
malik mister
11 Days ago
Sylvia Samir
800 IU daily for neonates and infants
11 Days ago
DrZohdi Alhanouty
Recommendations are to give 800 IU daily
11 Days ago
1 drop of 400 iu for infants is sufficient if not vit D deficient.
if vitamin D deficient then higher doses are needed

11 Days ago

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