Loading...
 
Register Log In Login with facebook

Overview Pain and Vitamin D

PAIN has been found to be associated with and treated by vitamin D for decades

Double blind clinical trials are now proving that Vitamin D reduces many kinds of pains

Chronic Pain

Fibromyalgia and Widespread

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Headache Pain

Dark Skin Pain

Unsorted Pain

Image Image

Pain - chronic category has the following

104 items in category Chronic pain

See also

Items in both of the categories Pain and Intervention:

_--

Proof that vitamin D intervention works at VitaminDWiki

81 health problems dealt with by Vitamin D intervention as of Sept 2017 include
Back Pain,   Raynaud's Pain,   Menstrual Pain,   Rheumatoid Arthritis,   Sickle Cell Pain,   Fibromyalgia, . . . . .
Note: Many pains are not treated by 1 pill every 2 weeks - they need 1 pill every week


Serious chronic pain list from Institute of Medicine
EVERY ONE of which are helped by Vitamin D

  • Migraine and other serious headaches,
  • Arthritis and other joint pain,
  • Endometriosis,
  • Irritable bowel syndrome,
  • Trauma or postsurgical pain
  • Lower-back pain,
  • Shingles,
  • Sickle-cell disease,
  • Heart disease (angina),
  • Cancer,
  • Stroke

Vitamin D and Chronic Pain iHerb Nov 2013

  • People with inadequate vitamin D blood levels will need to take twice as much narcotic pain medication as those with adequate vitamin D for pain relief. So, while vitamin D does not cure chronic pain, it is an important adjuvant therapy to use in pain treatment management.
  • Research studies on vitamin D have shown that many types of fatigue and chronic pain are linked to vitamin D deficiency, including chronic musculoskeletal pain, fibromyalgia syndrome, osteoarthritis, migraine headaches, rheumatic pain and hyperesthesia.
  • 'For patients who do not respond to other therapy, vitamin D supplementation is recommended to alleviate or perhaps even resolve chronic fatigue and pain issues

Vitamin D - A Neglected 'Analgesic' for Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain- An Evidence-Based Review & Clinical Practice Guidance

Pain-Topics.org 2008, Author: Stewart B. Leavitt, MA, PhD
Medical Reviewers Bruce Hollis, PhD; Michael F. Holick, MD, PhD; Seth I. Kaufman, MD; Lee A. Kral, PharmD, BCPS; Paul W. Lofholm, PharmD, FACA; N. Lee Smith MD; James D. Toombs, MD; Winnie Dawson, RN, BSN, MA
 Download the PDF from VitaminDWiki.

Vitamin D for Chronic Pain: Unheralded Hero or Unproven Contender? Nov 2010 Also by Leavitt


See also web

Brief pain summary May 2016
The Opioid Epidemic We Failed to Foresee New York Times

I (Henry Lahore) sent the following comment to NYT

Mercola Review of Acupuncture for pain relief Aug 2017 nothing about vitamin D

  • 2002 WHO review
  • 2004 of 29 studies found 50% reduction in pain levels
  • 2015 BBC Video
  • Recent acupuncture study discovered Nitric Oxide (NO) at the points

Alternatives to Drugs for Treating Pain NYT Sept 2017

  • Pain of headaches, back, sciatica, etc, are sometimes due to muscle tension.
  • Reducing the muscle tension thru relaxation (meditation, yoga, etc) often help
  • The article references include
    "Noninvasive Treatments for Acute, Subacute, and Chronic Low Back Pain: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians" - April 2017 full text online
    "Evidence-Based Evaluation of Complementary Health Approaches for Pain Management in the United States" May 2016 free PDF on-line
    Image
    Image
    Personal note: They do not seem to mention additional ways I have found to eliminate various pains in 10 minutes.

Short URL for this page = http://is.gd/painvitamind

Overview Pain and Vitamin D        

34348 visitors, last modified 11 Sep, 2017, URL:

Printer Friendly PDF this page! Follow this page for updates

Attached files

ID Name Comment Uploaded Size Downloads
8412 Mayo pain summary.jpg admin 11 Sep, 2017 12:33 72.12 Kb 22
8411 Mayo Pain.jpg admin 11 Sep, 2017 12:24 26.26 Kb 24
7883 Opioid addiction.jpg admin 28 Mar, 2017 01:59 30.38 Kb 361
3151 Pain Topics vitamind June 2008.pdf PDF admin 20 Oct, 2013 02:19 769.94 Kb 1422
2351 PAIN from GrassRoots survey.jpg admin 13 Apr, 2013 18:24 68.26 Kb 5490
2158 Pain - 2013 non specific.pdf PDF admin 02 Mar, 2013 03:56 119.45 Kb 1493
See any problem with this page? Report it to the webmaster.