Vitamin D supplementation in infants and children
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Daily recommended doses according to the AAP

  • Infants who are exclusively breastfed or receive less than 1 liter of formula daily: 400 IU Vitamin D daily starting in the first few days of life
  • Children and adolescents require 600 IU Vitamin D daily
    • ‚ÄčOne cup of vitamin D fortified milk contains 100-125 IU
    • Most multivitamins provide 300-600 IU