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The danger of vitamin D 'overdose': Experts warn public after man lands in hospital

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Human hand holding vitamin D pill. Healthcare, cure, treatment concept. Female or male fingers show yellow medical drug with sun rays. Self, health care. Prevention deficit vitamin vector illustration

Many people have been swept up by the vitamin D craze, but doctors want the public to know that "overdosing" on the supplement can be harmful.

Reporting on a case study in the journal BMJ Case Reports, they described treating a UK patient who was hospitalised due to his excessive vitamin D intake.

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