Vitamin D Intoxication in CF Due to Pharmacy Preparation Errors, Study Finds

Vitamin D Intoxication in CF Due to Pharmacy Preparation Errors, Study Finds

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Vitamin D Intoxication in CF Due to Pharmacy Preparation Errors, Study Finds

Vitamin D intoxication may occur in people with cystic fibrosis (CF) due to accidental errors made by pharmacists in preparing prescriptions, a study has found. Indeed, some 13 patients in the study were taking a dose of vitamin D that was nearly 70 times higher than the prescribed one, according to researchers. The study, “Vitamin D intoxication in patients with cystic fibrosis: report of a single-center cohort,” by researchers from Belgium, was published in the journal…

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