Global Advanced Research Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences (GARJMMS) ISSN: 2315-5159
March 2015 Vol. 4(3), pp. 098-101
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Case Report

Just from innocent omega 3 supplementation to nephrocalsinosis 

Ebru Yılmaz, Kadriye Özdemir*, Cemaliye Basaran, Erkin Serdaroglu

Dr Behcet Uz  Children’s Hospital, Department of Pediatric Nephrology,  İzmir, Turkey

*Corresponding Author E-mail: kcanturk1@hotmail.com

Accepted 12 March, 2015

Abstract

Hypervitaminosis D caused by the use of multivitamin preparations, including vitamin D, or of vitamin D added to milk preparations is another example. It leads to hypercalcemia and secondary hypercalciuria. We present case of vitamin D toxicity due to manufacturing errors of prescribed omega multivitamin supplements resulted in detrimental nephrocalsinosis and treatment of hypercalsemia with pamindronate.

Keywords: nephrocalsinosis, omega 3, hypervitaminosis D

 

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