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Calcirol 60000 Iu Sachet 1gm
Calcirol 60000 Iu Sachet 1gm

Calcirol 60000 Iu Sachet 1gm

By ZYDUS CADILA HEALTHCARE LTD
1g Granule in Sachet
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MRP 51.50
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Vitamin D3 / Cholecalciferol(60000.0 Iu)
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Vitamin

Medical Description

Calcirol 60000 IU granules are used to treat & prevent Vitamin D deficiency. It contains vitamin D3, which is also known as cholecalciferol or colecalciferol. This medicine is also used as supportive
therapy for conditions such as osteoporosis where the bones become fragile due to low calcium levels. Take the Calcirol 60000 IU granules exactly as instructed by the doctor.
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Ingredients and Benefits

Vitamin D3 plays a very crucial role in the absorption of calcium and phosphorus from the intestine, which is critical for the formation, growth and regeneration of bones. It supports healthy bones an
d teeth. It also plays a role in cell growth, neuromuscular and immune function and reduction of inflammation. If you do not get enough vitamin D, you are more likely to experience fractures, muscle pain and weakness. Adequate levels of vitamin D in the body can prevent rickets in children and bone softening in adults and the elderly.
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Uses of Calcirol 60000 Iu Sachet 1gm

  • For treatment and prevention of vitamin D deficiency.
  • As an adjuvant for the treatment and prevention of osteoporosis and bone disorders.
  • As a supplement when vitamin D requirements of the body are high such as in elderly, after surgery and in growing children.

Precautions and Warnings of Calcirol 60000 Iu Sachet 1gm

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any existing medical condition like diabetes, hypertension, kidney or liver problem.
  • You are on other medications, supplements or following any complementary or integrative health approaches.
  • You should not take Calcirol 60000 IU granules if you are allergic to any of its components.
  • You have any planned surgery or operation.
  • Dietary supplements are intended to supplement the diets of some people and should not be substituted for a well-balanced, varied diet and a healthy lifestyle.

Directions for Use of Calcirol 60000 Iu Sachet 1gm

  • Take Calcirol 60000 IU granules as advised by your doctor.
  • You should not consume vitamin supplements more than the stated recommended daily dose.

Storage and disposal of Calcirol 60000 Iu Sachet 1gm

Store the Calcirol 60000 IU granules in a cool and dry place protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat. Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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

  • Very few food products are a good source of vitamin D like cod liver oil, cheese, egg yolk, etc.
  • Vitamin D is formed under our skin when we are exposed to the sun.
  • Sun exposure from 10 am to 3 pm at least twice a week for 10-30 minutes can help prevent vitamin deficiency.

Q: Why should one take vitamin D?

A: With the current lifestyle, we are all based indoors in air-conditioned offices, houses and cars with hardly any exposure to the sun. It can eventually lead to an increase in vitamin D deficiency in all age groups and more fractures and muscle weakness. There is a lot of research happening suggesting that vitamin D may have a role in preventing the onset of diabetes, cancers like colon, breast and helps build immunity.

Q: Is this a health supplement? Can it be harmful if I take it too much?

A: Yes, taking too much of this supplement can be harmful. Overdose can cause stomach discomforts and increased calcium levels in the body. If you think you have taken too much of this supplement, seek medical attention immediately.

Q: Can I take this supplement if I am pregnant?

A: This supplement should be taken under medical supervision by a pregnant woman. High doses of vitamin D are not to be taken in pregnancy.

Q: Why does vitamin D deficiency occur?

A: Vitamin D deficiency occurs due to inadequate dietary intake, increased requirement and impaired absorption by the body. It can happen due to limited exposure to sunlight, the inability of kidneys to convert vitamin D into active form and poor absorption from the intestine. It is also common among individuals allergic to milk products, lactose intolerant and following some specific diet like ovo-vegetarianism and veganism.

Q: Can I take Calcirol 60000 Iu granules daily?

A: Calcirol 60000 Iu granules is a high dose of vitamin D and not meant for daily consumption. High doses of vitamin D are to be taken once a week for a few weeks as advised by your doctor.

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ContainsVitamin D3 / Cholecalciferol(60000.0 Iu)
UsesVitamin D deficiency
Last Updated on: 13 Aug 2021 | 01:33 PM (IST)
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
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