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Caldison D3 60000 IU Tablet

Manufacturer: Unison Pharmaceuticals
Medicine composition: Vitamin D3
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: July 31, 2019

Vitamin D3 is extremely vital for proper absorption and metabolism of calcium and phosphate in the blood stream. You can take tablets of vitamin D3 but you can also take it in the form of food products such as fish, milk, mushroom, salmon. Vitamin D3 is vital for the overall health and all the conditions relating to the bones conditions like of osteoporosis. Vitamin D3 is a useful fat-soluble vitamin synthesised in the human body from cholesterol with the help of sunlight. It helps in the normal growth of bones and cells. If the level of vitamin D3 goes down it can cause a condition of rickets in children and osteoporosis in adults. Some of the symptoms that would indicate low levels of vitamin D3 are frequent bone fractures, fragile and brittle bones, difficulty in logical thinking, Bone cancer, weak immune system, high risk of infections, excessive fatigue and weakness only to name a few. Doctors prescribe this medicine keeping in mind the age, weight, height and other physical conditions of a person. Medicines or even food supplements can be prescribed. Effect and uses of the medicine may vary from person to person, consult a doctor before use.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Orthopedist before using this medicine.

The most common uses of vitamin D3 consumption are:

  • Leber's Disease

Side effects that can occur because of over consuming Vitamin D3 are:

  • Nausea and vomiting

  • Diarrhea

  • Decreased appetite

  • Dizziness

  • Headache

  • Skin rash

  • Chest pain and discomfort

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The desired results can be achieved only over a period of time. It has a prolonged duration of action.

  • What is the onset of action?

    The peak effect of this medication is observed only after a month of taking it daily.

  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    The use of this medication is asked to be avoided during pregnancy unless extremely necessary. Consult a doctor to know the benefits and risks of this medication. Do not exceed the daily recommended dosage.

  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies have been reported.

  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This medication can be taken when breast feeding but always consult a doctor and do not exceed the daily recommended dosage.

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    No problems have been observed with alcohol but consult a doctor when consuming the same.

  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no harm in driving after taking this medication however, if the side effects are observed then driving should be avoided.

  • Does this affect kidney function?

    No, it does not affect kidney function.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    This medication do not affect liver function.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Caldison D3 60000 IU Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Take the missed dose as soon as possible and avoid taking it if its almost time for the other dose.

  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    A doctor should be consulted immediately if such a situation is suspected.

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Caldison D3 60000 IU Tablet is a provitamin which gets converted in the body to calcitriol and stimulates the absorption of calcium and phosphates from the intestine, kidneys and also regulates the release of calcium from bones to blood.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Alcohol


    You are advised to reduce the intake of alcohol while taking this medication.
  • Interaction with Food


    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Medicine


    Suitable dose adjustments maybe required when taking along with certain medicines. A doctor should be informed when taking this with the following medicines – Omeprazole, Chloramphenicol, Ranitidine, Metformin, Phenytoin and Hydrochlorothiazide.

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