aqueous solution of vitamin D3 is assigned to all children to prevent rickets.Starts receiving the first months of life and continued until 2-3 years, as in this period in children is the active formation of the skeleton.Full-term children with normal weight, provided breastfeeding appoint 1-2 drops of an aqueous solution of vitamin D3 (500-1000 IU).Premature babies, children with malnutrition, twins, children who live in unfavorable conditions, including adverse social, environmental and climatic conditions, appoint 2-3 drops of the drug (1500-2000 IU), continue to receive up to 3 years.In the summer, vit
amin cut up to 500 IU.

children who have a predisposition to early closure of fontanelles, vitamin D is prescribed very carefully, requires regular medical supervision.During the first year of life a child should visit the pediatrician every month, the doctor examines the child, checks the status of the fontanelles, the bones of the skull, and decides to continue vitaminoprofilaktiki, increase or decrease the daily dose.

children first year of life, which are artificial or mixed feeding, vitamin dosage is calculated individually.Most infant formulas already contain vitamin D, and further because it did not give any required or it is given in a smaller amount.If you want to give at least 500 IU vitamin is diluted in a teaspoon of water and give half portion or every other day.

Vitamin D given in the morning, dripping from the bottle-pipette directly into the mouth or throwing in a little water.Stored aqueous solution at a temperature up to 25C in a dark place, since the light vitamin D collapses.

Prophylactic administration of vitamin D is mandatory for all children residing on the territory of our country.The lack of natural light, the short daylight hours in the winter and the impossibility of long walks in the winter because of the cold weather does not allow to obtain the necessary amount of vitamin D naturally.With a lack of vitamin D may be a delay of development, rickets, metabolic calcium and rahiopodobnye disease.Many children even after treatment of rickets are bone changes, curvature of bones and skeletal malformation.

Modern water-soluble drugs are completely safe, even in case of accidental overdose quickly removed without causing complications.