Medicine Overview of Laretol Injection
Uses of Laretol Injection
Laretol 1mcg Injection is used in the treatment of nutritional deficiencies.
Side effects of Laretol Injection
Frequent urge to urinate, Dry mouth, Bitter taste, Sluggishness, Constipation, Headache, Muscle pain, Loss of appetite, Weight loss, Bone pain, Abdominal pain, Nausea, Excessive thirst, Weakness, Vomiting.
How to use Laretol Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Laretol Injection works
Laretol 1mcg injection provides essential nutrients.
In Depth Information on Laretol Injection
Expert advice for Laretol Injection
- Do not take any other forms of Vitamin D unless your doctor suggests.
- Take calcium supplements along with Vitamin D3 as suggested by your doctor.
- Drink plenty of fluids (such as water) as it is important not to become dehydrated.
- Avoid using antacids without your doctor's advice. Some antacids can make it harder for your body to absorb calcitriol.
- Consult your doctor if you notice a metallic taste in mouth, muscle or joint pain, headache or drowziness.
Special precautions for Laretol 1mcg Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Laretol 1mcg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Laretol 1mcg Injection is safe to use during lactation. Hum+more
an studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby....
Laretol 1mcg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Laretol 1mcg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Laretol 1mcg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
However, regular monitoring of phosphate levels may be advised while you are taking this medicine....
However, regular monitoring of phosphate levels may be advised while you are taking this medicine.
Laretol 1mcg Injection is safe to use in patients with liver+more
disease. No dose adjustment of Laretol 1mcg Injection is recommended....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
FATCLEAN 60MG CAPSULE, Zerotrim 120mg Capsule, Cut Fat 60mg Capsule, Cut Fat 120mg Capsule
Frequently asked questions for Laretol 1mcg Injection
Frequently asked questions for Calcitriol
Q. Is calcitriol an OTC drug?
Calcitriol is not available as OTC drug
Q. Is calcitriol a hormone, is it vitamin D and is it same as vitamin D3?
Calcitriol is a steroid hormone, a form of Vitamin D, also called Vitamin D3
Yes, Laretol is lipid soluble
Vitamin D3 has several forms: Cholecalciferol is an inactive, unhydroxylated form of vitamin D3, whereas Laretol (also called 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3) is the active form of D3
No, Laretol is not a phosphate binder
Q. What is Bio-D3 max, Bio-D3plus?
Bio-D3 Max and Bio D3 plus are combinational drugs which contains calcitriol
Q. What is rocaltrol capsule/is it generic/ is it vitamin D3/ is it vitamin D what is rocaltrol 0.25/ what it is used for/ is it gluten free/ is it available over the counter?
Rocaltrol is a trade (brand) name for synthetic calcitriol (form of vitamin D, vitamin D3). It is available as 0.25 and 0.5 mg capsules. Rocaltrol works by making your body absorb more calcium from your diet. This helps to form healthy bones and reduce bone damage. It is gluten free. Rocaltrol is not available over the counter.
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Substitutes for Laretol
No substitutes found for this medicine