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Chemical Substance - Vitamin D

NHPID Name:
Vitamin D

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Proper Name(s):

Common Name(s):

Category:
Approved Chemical Name
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Schedule 1:


Source Material:

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Roles

Medicinal

Rationale:
Classified as an NHP under Schedule 1, item 3 (a vitamin) of the Natural Health Products Regulations.
Reference:  NNHPD

Restrictions:

Daily Dose

Upper Limit:
2500.0

Units:

Route Of Administration:

Detail:
Up to 2,500 IU or 62.5 g of Vitamin D per dosage form or daily dose.

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Non-NHP

Rationale:
A non-NHP because listed in the Prescription Drug List as follows: Vitamin D, in oral dosage form containing more than 62.5 g or 2,500 International Units of Vitamin D per dosage form, or where the largest recommended daily dosage shown on the label would result in the daily intake by that person of more than 62.5 g or 2,500 International Units of Vitamin D.
Reference:  NNHPD