Vitamin D Supplementation in Childhood – A Review of Guidelines: Correspondence
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Authors stated that there are no formal guidelines on vitamin D supplementation for Indian children, however, recently Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP) published guidelines for vitamin D supplementation and treatment in concordance with other international organizations . IAP recommends supplementation of 400 IU of vitamin D upto 1 y of age, and 600 IU of vitamin D from 1 to 18 y for the prevention of rickets.
Authors mentioned that all of the international organizations agreed to a level of...