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Bio D3 Plus Strip Of 15 Capsules

By MACLEODS PHARMACEUTICALS
15 Capsule(s) in Strip
204.18*
MRP 249.00
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Calcium(200.0 Mg) + Vitamin D3 / Cholecalciferol(0.25 Mcg)
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CALCIUM AND VITAMIN D SUPPLEMENTATION

Medical Description

Bio-D3 Plus Soft Gelatin capsule is a vitamin and mineral supplement that is used for the treatment and prevention of calcium and vitamin D deficiency. It is also used as a supportive therapy for cond...
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Ingredients and Benefits

  • Calcium is important for certain body functions like bone strength, formation of teeth and bones and its maintenance. It is also essential for the functioning of nerve and muscles cells.
  • Vitamin D is required for the maintenance of calcium and phosphate levels in the blood that is required for normal mineralization of bone, muscle contraction and general cellular function in the body,...
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  • A sufficient amount of vitamin D in the body can prevent osteoporosis or osteomalacia (soft/brittle bones) in adults and the elderly and rickets in children.
  • Vitamin D also reduces the parathyroid hormone, because too much level of this can affect bones and kidneys.
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Uses of Bio D3 Plus Strip Of 15 Capsules

Bio-D3 Plus Soft Gelatin capsule is used to treat and prevent calcium and Vitamin D deficiency states such as rickets, osteomalacia, osteoporosis and other bone disorders.
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Precautions and Warnings of Bio D3 Plus Strip Of 15 Capsules

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Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You should not take the Bio-D3 Plus Soft Gelatin capsule if you are allergic to any of its components.
  • You have any existing medical condition like diabetes, hypertension, kidney or liver problem.
  • You are already taking any other product containing Vitamin D or Calcium.
  • You are pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • You are on other medications, supplements or following any complementary or integrative health approaches.
  • You have a history of kidney stones.
  • You are taking this supplement for a long duration, the doctor may advise for calcium level and kidney function tests.
  • Bio-D3 Plus Soft Gelatin capsule should be given with caution to individuals with high calcium in the blood and immobilized patients.
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Directions for Use of Bio D3 Plus Strip Of 15 Capsules

  • Bio-D3 Plus Soft Gelatin capsule should be taken exactly as suggested by your doctor.
  • Take it preferably after the evening meal.
  • You should not consume vitamin supplements more than the stated recommended daily dose.
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Storage and disposal of Bio D3 Plus Strip Of 15 Capsules

  • Store the Bio-D3 Plus Soft Gelatin capsule in original packing to protect it from light and moisture.
  • Try to keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Which foods are a good source of vitamin D and calcium?

  • Vitamin D is naturally produced under the skin during sun exposure. So most common source of Vitamin D is sun exposure between 10 am to 3 pm for at least 15 minutes.
  • Food products that are a good source of vitamin D and calcium are milk and milk products, mushrooms, cod liver oil, cheese, egg yolk, green leafy vegetables, yoghurt, cheese, etc.

Q: Any precautions do I need to take before starting the treatment with the Bio-D3 Plus Soft Gelatin capsule?

  • You should not take this supplement if you are already taking any other medicines or supplements containing calcium and vitamin D.
  • You are suffering from hypervitaminosis D (high level of Vitamin D)
  • You have any kind of kidney problems like a kidney stone, etc.

Q: Can I take my other medicines along with the Bio-D3 Plus Soft Gelatin capsule?

  • Always inform your doctor about all the medicine you are taking, that includes all prescribed or non-prescribed herbal medicines, dietary supplements as well as other treatment if you are taking for a...
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  • In particular, if you are taking medicines for underactive thyroid such as levothyroxine. There should be a gap of at least 4 hours between these two doses.
  • Other medicines that should be used with caution are antibiotics like chloramphenicol, water pills, anti-epileptic medicines, anti-tuberculosis medicines, etc.

Q: What will happen if I take too much of the Bio-D3 Plus Soft Gelatin capsule?

A: When taken in excess or high doses for too long, excessive Vitamin D and Calcium can cause an overdose. An overdose can cause nausea, vomiting, constipation, kidney stones, bone pain, excessive thirst, increased calcium in the blood, urine, muscle weakness, irregular heartbeat, etc.

Q: What can be the cause of vitamin D deficiency?

A: The main cause of Vitamin D deficiency occurs due to inadequate exposure to sunlight, the inability of kidneys to convert vitamin D into active form and poor absorption from the intestine, inadequate dietary intake and certain health conditions like kidney or liver problems, stomach disorders, etc. It is also common among individuals allergic to milk products, lactose intolerant.

Q: What is osteomalacia?

A: It is the condition of bone softening in adults. This impairs the mineralization and hardening of bones. The same condition in children is known as rickets.

Q: What are the common symptoms of low levels of Vitamin D and calcium in adults?

A: Due to a lack of Vitamin D, you may experience fractures, muscle pain, bone and back pain, pain in joints, weak and brittle nails, weakness, etc.

Q: Can Bio-D3 Plus Soft Gelatin capsule be given during pregnancy and breastfeeding?

A: Yes, it is safe during pregnancy. However, it is advised to take this supplement after consulting a doctor and take the recommended dose only. Calcium and vitamin D pass into the breastmilk and is usually safe for nursing women but giving additional vitamin D to the breastfed baby should be undertaken with caution.

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ContainsCalcium(200.0 Mg),Vitamin D3 / Cholecalciferol(0.25 Mcg)
UsesVitamin D and calcium deficiency
Last Updated on: 19 Aug 2021 | 09:30 AM (IST)
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