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DECARA: Oral capsule, liquid filled (25000IU)

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DECARA 25,000IU Vegicap
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DECARA 25,000IU Vegicap

What is this Medicine?

CHOLECALCIFEROL (koh luh kal SIF uh rawl) is a form of Vitamin D. It helps your body keep the right amount of calcium and phosphorus for healthy bones and teeth.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for DECARA: Oral capsule, liquid filled(25000IU)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

DECARA 25,000IU Vegicap

NDC: 671120901
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




Labeled but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Rickets, Nutritional Supplementation, Vitamin D Deficiency, Familial Hypocholesterolemia, Hereditary Vitamin D Resistant Rickets

Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Store in a dry place
Protect from direct sunlight
DECARA 25,000IU Vegicap

Reported Side Effects for DECARA 25,000IU Vegicap

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

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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