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European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) found “paucity” of Vitamin D data for infants – Nov 2019

FENS 2019: EFSA unmoved by ‘paucity of data’ as vit D update methods defined Nutragredients

  • “200 nanomols per litre (nmol/L) of the major circulating form of vitamin D, 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) was “unlikely to pose a risk of adverse health outcomes in healthy infants.”
    • 80 ng is OK
  • “Conclusion reached on these updated ULs identifed that up to 6 months, the available body of evidence supported keeping the previous UL of 25 micrograms per day (µg/day)”
    • 1000 IU = upper limit if <6 months old

See also VitaminDWiki

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