• Recommended upper limits for vitamin D, calcium associated with hypercalciuria

    12 days ago - By Healio

    The upper-limit intake for vitamin D recommended by the Endocrine Society, when coadministered with calcium intake at the upper recommended level, is associated with increased odds for hypercalciuria when compared against recommendations from the Institute of Medicine, according to findings from a randomized, double-blind controlled trial.
    The 2011 Institute of Medicine report recommends an upper limit of 4,000 IU per day for vitamin D and 2,000 mg per day for calcium for adults aged at least 51 years, whereas the Endocrine Society guideline on vitamin D, which followed the IOM report,
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