Recently, a middle-aged man was hospitalized with overdose of vitamin D or hypervitaminosis D. According to a news report, the patient showed symptoms for three months. She took more than 20 doses of over-the-counter supplements daily, including vitamins, minerals, nutrients and various probiotic supplements.
The patient’s medical examination has confirmed that his body has 6 times more vitamin D than it needs. He also had high levels of calcium in his body.
She had frequent nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain and leg pain. She also complained of other symptoms such as tinnitus, weight loss, frequent thirst and diarrhea, which reportedly did not stop even after she stopped taking supplements.