Vitamin D3 is a fat-soluble vitamin that has long been known to help the body absorb and retain calcium and phosphorus. Also, studies have shown that vitamin D can help reduce cancer cell growth, help control infections and reduce inflammation.
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Taking too much vitamin D may cause weakness, metallic taste in your mouth, weight loss, muscle or bone pain, constipation, nausea, and vomiting. Taking vitamin D for long periods of time in doses higher than 4000 IU (100 mcg) daily is possibly unsafe and may cause very high levels of calcium in the blood.
Get medical help right away if any of these rare but very serious side effects occur: chest pain, slow/fast/irregular heartbeat, severe dizziness, fainting. If you experience this seek medical attention right away.
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