Op. Dr. Beken: Vitamin D supplement has an effect against coronavirus

Izmir University of Economics Medical Park Hospital Chairman of the Board and Functional Medicine Specialist Opr. Dr. Zafer Beken said, “The vitamin D level should be in the range of 40-100. It is beneficial to take supplements from outside under the control of a physician.”

While thousands of people continued to be treated in intensive care in the coronavirus epidemic that affected the whole world, the study carried out in Spain became a hope for reducing the severity of the disease. In the study carried out on 76 coronavirus patients who were treated at Reina Sofia University Hospital, some of the patients were given vitamin D supplements, while some of them were not given any vitamin D supplements. As a result of the study, only 2 percent of those who received vitamin D treatment were sent to the intensive care unit, while 50 percent of those who did not receive vitamin D treatment were sent to the intensive care unit. It was stated that vitamin D reduces the risk of intensive care by 25 times, and the risk of hospitalization in the intensive care unit is eliminated by 98 percent.

CffyZ 1599636356 2066

Izmir University of Economics Medical Park Hospital Chairman of the Board and Functional Medicine Specialist Opr. Dr. Victory Beken, “It is necessary to keep the vitamin D level above 40. The ideal level is between 40 and 100. It seems difficult to supplement it with food. It is useful to take vitamin D supplements from outside. Citizens can consult a doctor and have their vitamin D measurement done. Accordingly, they can learn how much supplementation they will take.”said.

Noting that it is very important to strengthen the immune system at the point of protection from coronavirus, Opr. Dr. waiting, “When we look at the society, we see that some of them are sick while some are not. The most important factor underlying this is actually the strong immune system. There is a scientific study published in Spain this month. This study was done at Reina Sofia University in Spain. Here about 100′ A study was carried out on a patient group of close to 1. These patients were people who applied to the hospital as Covid-19 positive patients. Two-thirds of them were defined as the patient group taking vitamin D supplements. One-third were the control group. In other words, vitamin D. It was tried to be treated with other treatment methods without giving it any treatment. Looking at the results, a striking picture emerged. In the patient group treated with vitamin D, only 2 people needed intensive care. Considering this, this result is an exciting situation. Based on these results, different studies will be conducted in the coming days. may come to the fore”he said.

3kDT6 1599636484 4799

‘IMMUNE SYSTEM MUST BE REGULATED’

Stating that attention should be paid to other vitamin supplements at the point of protection from coronavirus, Opr. Dr. waiting, “The biggest factor in functional medicine is to regulate the immune system. Apart from vitamin D, supplementary foods should also be taken. Taking about 2 grams of vitamin C per day is also protective. B vitamins are very important. B12 is unfortunately lacking in most of our society. Apart from that, we do not get enough minerals from our diet. It should not be forgotten. Apart from this, sleep order is also very important because our body is repaired during sleep. A quality sleep of 7 hours in the evening is essential for us.”said.

Related Posts

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *