Dr. Cannell reviews the limitations regarding the use of Mendelian randomization studies to prove a causal relationship between vitamin D and eczema.
Tag Archives: atopic dermatitis
A recently published meta-analysis proves that vitamin D supplementation is a safe and effective treatment for atopic dermatitis.
A recent study found that vitamin D levels under 20 ng/ml was shown to increase the risk of atopic dermatitis in Korean children.
A controlled trial suggests that vitamin D supplementation improves atopic dermatitis by decreasing inflammatory markers.
A recent randomized controlled trial has found that vitamin D supplementation reduces the severity of atopic dermatitis in children.
Observational data on vitamin D and eczema, also called atopic eczema, is mixed. Some studies show low 25(OH)D levels are associated with less eczema and some studies show the opposite.
Vitamin D supplementation may improve symptoms of atopic dermatitis, according to research published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.
A recent multi-center, randomized, controlled trial (RCT) investigated the effects of oral vitamin D3 supplementation on atopic dermatitis, or eczema.
Atopic dermatitis or eczema is an allergic, chronic, very itchy skin disorder. In the last several decades, eczema has become dramatically more common, especially among children.
Researchers at the University of California at San Francisco reviewed all the evidence examining vitamin D status and severity of atopic dermatitis, also known as eczema.