CHOLECALCIFEROL (VITAMIN D3) 60000IU (ORAL SOLUTION) - Cholecalciferol is used as a dietary supplement in people who do not get enough vitamin D in their diet to maintain adequate health. Vitamin D is a fat-solving nutrient that helps your body with calcium and phosphorus. The right ratio of vitamin D, calcium, and phosphorus is essential for building and maintaining strong bones. Vitamin D is used to treat and prevent bone problems.
Vitamin D is made by the body when the skin is exposed to daylight. Sunscreen, protective clothing, limited exposure to daylight, and exposure to the brown and mature sun can prevent you from getting enough vitamin D. Vitamin D along with calcium is used to treat or prevent bone fractures. Vitamin D is used with various medications to treat low degrees of calcium or phosphate caused by specific problems. It may be used in kidney disease to keep calcium levels normal and to allow normal bone growth.
Take this medicine as directed by your doctor. Try not to use it in excess, don't use it on a more regular basis, and don't include it for a longer time frame than your doctor requests. If you are using this medicine without a solution, follow the directions on the package. Pleasant wafers should be cut or crushed. Try not to swallow the wafer. Using oral fluids:
Before taking this medicine
You should not use cholecalciferol if you have had an allergic reaction to vitamin D, or if you have:
Tell your doctor if you have ever had:
Some forms of cholecalciferol may contain ingredients you should be aware of, such as peanut or soybean oil, sugar, aspartame, or certain food colorings. Ask a doctor before using cholecalciferol if you have allergies or diabetes.