What Are The Uses Of Alfacalcidol?
It is used as a supplement of vitamin D for treating low calcium levels and bone metabolism.
It is also used for:
- Treating or preventing bone conditions caused by kidney failure.
- Treating deformity of bones caused by lack of calcium.
What Are The Side Effects Of Alfacalcidol?
Consult your doctor if any of the following severe side effects occur:
- Nausea, vomiting
- Headache, diarrhoea
- Sweating, thirst
What Are The Contraindications Of Alfacalcidol?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Pregnant or planning for pregnancy, breast feeding
- Renal Impairment
- High blood calcium level
- High blood phosphate level
- Any kidney problem