Vitamin D deficiency treatment guideline

Please view the resource for Vitamin D deficiency treatment guideines. The resource represents the views of the Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. It has been updated following the publication of the National Osteoporosis Society’s Guidelines: Vitamin D and Bone Health, a Practical Clinical Guideline for Patient Management, in April 2013. The guideline covers;

  • Population to be treated
  • Assessing Vitamin D status
  • Dietary advice
  • Sun advice
  • Who should be tested for Vitamin D deficiency
  • Vitamin D replacement
  • Vitamin D preparations of choice
  • Prescribing advice