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Vitaneo D3 Injection


Overview

Introduction

Vitaneo D3 Injection helps your body to absorb a mineral called calcium, which is important for maintaining strong bones. This medicine is used if your diet does not provide enough vitamin D and may be used to treat certain bone conditions such as thinning of the bones (osteoporosis).

Vitaneo D3 Injection is given under the supervision of a healthcare professional and should not be self-administered. You should take it regularly to get the most benefit from it. If you are using it to treat osteoporosis you will be prescribed other medicines as well. This medicine may be only part of a complete program of treatment that also includes making changes to your diet and taking calcium and vitamin supplements. Learn about the foods you should eat to make sure you get enough calcium and vitamin D in your diet.

It may cause pain, redness, and swelling at the site of injection in some people. If you take too much you may feel weakness, muscle pain, or have a metallic taste in your mouth.

Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you have high levels of calcium in your blood or if you have heart, kidney or liver disease. Some other medicines can decrease the absorption of vitamin D3 so let your doctor know all other medicines you are taking to make sure you are safe. This medicine may help during pregnancy when your body needs more vitamin D but too much could harm your baby. While using Vitaneo D3 Injection you may need extra blood tests and possibly X-rays.

Uses of Vitaneo D3 Injection

  • Vitamin D deficiency

Side effects of Vitaneo D3 Injection

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Vitaneo D3

  • Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness)

How to cope with side effects?

The occurrence of side effects varies from person to person. The following are a few ways of dealing with some of the common side effects. However, consult your doctor if these persist.

  • Coping with Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness)
    Try to change the area of injection and the exact site of injection each time. Apply a cold compress to the injection site. These symptoms are usually mild and should only last a few hours. You can ask your doctor to recommend a medicine if it is bothering you.

How to use Vitaneo D3 Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Vitaneo D3 Injection works

Vitaneo D3 Injection is a form of vitamin D. It raises vitamin D levels in your blood. This in turn raises calcium levels in your blood by helping you absorb more calcium from food.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CAUTION
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Vitaneo D3 Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Vitaneo D3 Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Vitaneo D3 Injection is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Vitaneo D3 Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Vitaneo D3 Injection is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Vitaneo D3 Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Vitaneo D3 Injection is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Vitaneo D3 Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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Quick Tips

  • Your doctor has prescribed Vitaneo D3 Injection for the treatment of VitaminD3 deficiency.
  • It is given as an injection into muscles under the supervision of a doctor.
  • Some healthy tips for vitamin D deficiency:
    • Get enough sun exposure 10-30 minutes thrice a week.
    • Light-skinned: 20-30 minutes of sun exposure.
    • Dark-skinned: 30-40 minutes of sun exposure. 
    • Eat vitamin D rich diet like egg yolk, mushrooms, cheese, milk, butter, fortified food and oily fish.
  • Do not take antacids or any other medication 2 hours before or after taking Vitaneo D3 Injection.
  • Other prescription or over-the-counter medicines, vitamins and herbal products may affect the Vitaneo D3 Injection levels in the body. Tell your doctor about all your current medicines and any medicine you start or stop using.
  • Inform your doctor if you notice nausea, vomiting, poor appetite, constipation, weakness and weight loss while taking this medicine.
     

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Vitamin D Derivative [cholecalciferol]
Habit Forming
No

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Vitaneo D3 with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Orli-Misia, Redufat, Orlistat
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Patient Concerns

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Deficiency of vitamin D, as per the report attached feeling very tiredness, joint pains
Dr. Akshat Goel
Orthopaedics
Take two shots of Injection Arachitol 6Lac IU at an interval of 2 weeksAlso take Cap Uprise-D3-60k every sunday
Vitamin d3 deficiency Test- 25 OH Vitamin-D value is 7.2 ng/ml Normal range
Dr. Faran Siddiqui
Homeopathy
You have condition called osteoporosis. Take calcarea phos3X 4 tablets 4 times a day in 1/2 cup of warm water along with 1-2hours of direct sunlight exposure at your body. Vit D is processed by your body by sunlight only which helps in calcium binding there is no other way to get vit D absorbed in human body.
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FAQs

Q. What are the benefits of taking Vitaneo D3?

Vitaneo D3 is important for maintaining bone health, supporting the health of the immune system, brain, and nervous system. It also regulates insulin levels and is important for a healthy heart and blood vessels.

Q. Is it better to take Vitaneo D3 at night or in the morning?

You can take Vitaneo D3 at any time of the day, morning or night. However, there is limited information available about the best time to take Vitaneo D3. Take it exactly as advised by your doctor. However, if not sure, consult your doctor.

Q. How is Vitaneo D3 administered?

Vitaneo D3 should be administered under the supervision of a trained healthcare professional or a doctor only and should not be self-administered. The dose will depend on the condition you are being treated for and will be decided by your doctor. Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully to get maximum benefit from Vitaneo D3.

Q. Who should not take Vitaneo D3?

Vitaneo D3 should not be taken by patients who are allergic to cholecalciferol, patients with increased levels of calcium in the blood or if there is presence of calcium in the urine. Its use should be avoided by patients who have kidney stones or have severe kidney problems. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking Vitaneo D3.

Q. What happens if I take too much Vitaneo D3?

Taking too much Vitaneo D3 for a long period of time may increase the levels of calcium in the blood (hypercalcemia). This may cause weakness, fatigue, vomiting, diarrhea, sluggishness, kidney stones, increased blood pressure and growth retardation in children. If you experience any such symptoms consult your doctor.

Q. How much Vitamin D3 should I take daily?

Vitaneo D3 is a form of vitamin D which is used as a supplement in patients with vitamin D deficiency. The daily requirement of Vitamin D3 is 4000 IU/day. Since your diet may not be able to meet the daily requirement of Vitamin D3, therefore you may need 1000 - 3000 IU/day of supplements of Vitamin D3.

Q. What happens if Vitamin D3 is low?

Low levels of Vitamin D3 may cause rickets in children and osteomalacia in adults. Vitamin D deficiency may also increase the risk of diabetes mellitus 1, high blood pressure, depression, some cancers and osteoporosis.

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1mg's sole intention is to ensure that its consumers get information that is expert-reviewed, accurate and trustworthy. However, the information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of a qualified physician. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This may not cover all possible side effects, drug interactions or warnings or alerts. Please consult your doctor and discuss all your queries related to any disease or medicine. We intend to support, not replace, the doctor-patient relationship.

References

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