Vitamin D supplement as an adjuvant in the management of chronic musculoskeletal pain

Waqas Chaudhary, Hafiz Sheraz Arshad, Sarwat Waqas, Farah Khan, Jatoi, Umar Khyyam, Maryam Dar, Amna Amhed, Qasim Zafar, Ashraf Waqas, Chaudhary
PAIN & INTENSIVE CARE   unpublished
Vitamin D deficiency has been implicated in chronic musculoskeletal pain. This article reviews two cases of improvement/ resolution of chronic pain after vitamin D repletion in a pain practice setting in Lahore. Vitamin D insufficiency is common and its repletion may improve chronic musculoskeletal pain and improve quality of life. In some cases, it may result in complete resolution of symptoms. We observed 521 patients over a period of 1 year, of which 2 patients are described in detail.
more » ... ed in detail. Written informed consent was taken from the patients to publish this report.