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Code:009262-001

Rocaltrol Capsules 0.5 : 100capsules

Sale Price:US$212.00

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Warehouse Japan1
Manufacturer Chugai Pharmaceutical
Brand Chugai Pharmaceutical
JAN Code 4987136100995
GS1 14987136100992
Ingredient Code 3112004
Shipping Schedule 5 to 10 working days after payment

Description

It is a form of activated vitamin D3 that improves bone metabolic turnover and helps bone formation by enhancing calcium absorption and increasing serum calcium level.

It is usually used to treat osteoporosis and symptoms induced by abnormal vitamin D metabolism found in: chronic renal failure, hypoparathyroidism, rickets/osteomalacia.

Presentation

100capsules

Feature

Pale red capsules

Active Ingredients

Calcitriol

Effect/Efficacy

It is a form of activated vitamin D3 that improves bone metabolic turnover and helps bone formation by enhancing calcium absorption and increasing serum calcium level.

It is usually used to treat osteoporosis and symptoms induced by abnormal vitamin D metabolism found in: chronic renal failure, hypoparathyroidism, rickets/osteomalacia.

Usage/Dosage

〇 General dosage:
Dosage of this medicine must be adjusted under proper control of the serum calcium level.

● For treatment of osteoporosis :
- For adult, take 0.25μg of the active ingredient at a time, twice a day.

● For treatment of chronic renal failure :
- For adults, take 0.25-0.75μg of the active ingredient at a time, daily.

● For treatment of hypoparathyroidism and other conditions with abnormal vitamin D metabolism,:
- For adults, take 1-4 capsules (0.5-2.0μg of the active ingredient) at a time, daily.

In any case, dosage may be adjusted according to your disease/age/symptoms.
One capsule contains 0.5μg of the active ingredient.
Strictly follow the instructions of your doctor/pharmacist.

〇 If you missed a dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. DO NOT take a double dose to make up for the missed dose.
〇 If you took too much of this medicine (more than ordered), check with your doctor/pharmacist.
〇 Do not stop taking this medicine without the instructions of your doctor.

Cautions

Contraindication

Common side effects are reported as below. If any of them occurs, check with your doctor/pharmacist.
- itch, nausea.