- older people, aged 65 years and over 2
- people who have low or no exposure to the sun, for example those who cover their skin for cultural reasons, who are housebound or who are confined indoors for long periods 2
- Institutionalized or hospitalized individuals 1
- people who have darker skin, for example people of African, African-Caribbean or South Asian origin, because their bodies are not able to make as much vitamin D. 2
- Obese individuals 1
Always prescribe Altavita® D3 by brand name and presentation
*This is the recommended dosage for prevention and treatment of vitamin D deficiency in adults. Please see SPC for paediatric doses.
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IE-ALT-393 (2) | Date of preparation: October 2022
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