Drisdol Oral Capsule, Liquid Filled 1.25Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Drisdol: Oral capsule, liquid filled (1.25mg)

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Pill Identification: W D92 
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Pliva Inc a Division of Teva USA
Pill Identification: D140,PA140 
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Pill Identification: A3 
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What is this Medicine?

ERGOCALCIFEROL (er goe kal SIF e role) is a man made form of vitamin D. It helps your body keep the right amount of calcium and phosphorus for healthy bones and teeth.

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Drisdol 1.25mg Capsule

NDC: 000240392
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




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

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Osteoporosis, Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS), Renal Osteodystrophy

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Drisdol 1.25mg Capsule
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Sanofi-Aventis US LLC
Pill Identification: W D92 
Shape: capsule
Color: green

Reported Side Effects for Drisdol 1.25mg Capsule

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
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

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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