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Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol)

Calcium And Vitamin Supplementation

Uses of Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol)

Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol) helps treat Osteomalacia, Rickets, osteoporosis, calcium deficiency, and bone disorders.

Side effects of Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol)

Rare Skin Allergies
Rash
High levels of Calcium in the blood
Vomiting
Urge to Vomit
Increased Thirst
Drowsiness or Confusion
Constipation
Stomach Ache
Muscle Weakness
Kidney Stones

How Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol) works

Elemental Calcium is a mineral used to prevent or cure calcium deficiency. It offers the required nutrients for bone development and preservation. Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol) is a type of nutrient vitamin D. It increases levels of vitamin D in the blood. In turn, this increases blood calcium levels by increasing calcium absorption from the diet.

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Expert Advice

Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol) is used for the dietary management of patients with special nutritional demands under the supervision of a physician or healthcare provider for insufficient dietary intake.

Do not take antacids two hours before or after taking Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol), as they inhibit the absorption of the medication.

Do not drink alcohol when taking Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol), because they may cause you to be sleepier than regular.

Please consult your doctor if you are taking any other medications, including those for hypertension, infections, heart disease, or bone diseases.

While taking Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol), ensure you are getting enough water in your nutrition.

You should notify your doctor if you are pregnant, planning for pregnancy, or already breastfeeding.

It is important to keep taking Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol) even if your symptoms have disappeared. Always follow your doctor's instructions about dosage and duration of treatment.

Frequently asked questions

No, you must consult your doctor before using this medicine during pregnancy. However, it is considered to be safe for usage.

No, you must consult your doctor before using Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol) for breastfeeding mothers. However, it is considered to be safe for usage.

Yes, this medicine should be used with precaution, specifically if you have a history of kidney disorders or problems. Some patients may need a dosage modification of Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol). If you have any problems, you should consult your doctor.

Yes, it's likely safe to take this medicine) in liver disease patients. No modification to the dosage is recommended. If you have any problems, you should consult your doctor.

No, it is unlikely to affect fertility in either men or women. However, there is currently insufficient evidence to justify any clear conclusion. Consult your doctor for the most accurate information.

No, using this medicine will not lead to the development of habitual actions. There have been no reports that withdrawal symptoms may appear when it is stopped. If you have any problems, you should consult your doctor.

No, drinking alcohol while taking Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol) lowers the effectiveness of medicines. Therefore, it is important to avoid alcohol completely and consult a physician before using this medicine.

Yes, it has been shown that patients with diabetes benefit from taking it. You should consult a doctor before considering Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol) therapy if you have diabetes.

It is not recommended to use any cholesterol-lowering medications (cholestyramine, colesevelam, colestipol), antibiotics (doxycycline, minocycline, ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin, penicillin, neomycin, and chloramphenicol), anti-cancer drugs (estramustine), drugs treating bone loss (alendronate), thyroid hormone (levothyroxine), drugs for weight loss (orlistat), medicines for fits (phenobarbital), mineral oils (paraffin), diuretic (furosemide, ethacrynic acid), and medicines for the heart (digitoxin). Before using any prescription or over-the-counter medications, you must consult your doctor.

Do not use this medicine if you have an allergic reaction (hypersensitivity) to any of its components. Do not take it if you consume chocolate and caffeine such as cocoa beans, tea, coffee, cola, and energy drinks. We recommend that you consult a doctor as soon as possible.

Some types of fish, such as tuna and salmon, cereals, orange juice, soy milk, dairy products, cheese, egg yolks, and beef liver are examples of foods that contain vitamin D3. Additional vitamin D3 sources include egg yolks. Natural food sources, such as cod liver oil and mushrooms, as well as Vitamin D3 fortified meals, are also commonly consumed.

Yes, there is no problem with taking the Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol) with milk.

If you use this medicine for a long period, then are at risk of developing kidney stones from excessive calcium in your body. Those with renal disease or a family history of kidney stones must consult their physician before starting a routine Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol).

Yes, the Calcium in the Elemental Calcium + Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol) can be absorbed rapidly with the help of an antacid. Therefore, it is recommended to take this medicine either two hours before or four hours after taking antacids.

Terms & Conditions


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