Calcidol Oral Drops, Solution 8000U Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Calcidol: Oral drops, solution (8000U)

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What is this Medicine?

ERGOCALCIFEROL (er goe kal SIF e role) is a man-made vitamin D. It helps the body maintain the right amount of calcium and phosphorus. This medicine is used to prevent and to treat low vitamin D, to promote strong bones and teeth, and in the treatment of some diseases.

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Calcidol 8000units/ml Drops

NDC: 393280357
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Rickets, Hypoparathyroidism, Nutritional Supplementation, Vitamin D Deficiency, Familial Hypocholesterolemia, Hereditary Vitamin D Resistant Rickets

Calcidol 8000units/ml Drops

Reported Side Effects for Calcidol 8000units/ml Drops

Constipation Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
High Calcium Levels Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Urine Calcium Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Elevated Vitamin D Levels Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Urination Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Irritability Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Excessive Thirst Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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