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Indian council of medical research nutrient requirements and recommended dietary allowances for Indian Hyderabad National Institute of Nutrition Indian Council of Medical Research 2000, P.
Researchers at UC San Diego and Creighton University have challenged the intake of vitamin D recommended by the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) Institute of Medicine (IOM), stating that their Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA) for vitamin D underestimates the need by a factor of ten.
The recommended dietary allowance for men is 420 milligrams of magnesium a day.
Each serving also provides 100% of the recommended dietary allowance (RDA) of vitamin C, 40% of vitamin A and 25% of vitamins D, E, K, B1 and B6.
The Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA), food sources, and some supplement benefits listed in the above table were taken from the Office of Dietary Supplements/National Institutes of Health website.
By comparison, the recommended dietary allowance for women 51 to 70 years is 600 IU per day.
Scientists at Oregon State University's Linus Pauling Institute are proposing an increase in the recommended dietary allowance (RDA) for vitamin C from the current level of 90 milligrams per day for men and 75 milligrams for women, to a modest intake of 200 milligrams.
The research also found that vitamin D intake was low among the athletes, falling below the recommended dietary allowance (RDA) of 7.
According to the medical textbook Modern Nutrition in Health and Disease, the diet should be supplemented with multivitamin preparations containing one to five times the normal Recommended Dietary Allowance.
A joint study by the Indian Council of Medical Research found that calcium intake was only 63 percent of the recommended dietary allowance (RDA) for boys and 53 percent for girls.
The recommended dietary allowance for most people is set at 600 IU per day, whereas the upper intake level (UL) is 4000 IU per day.

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