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Code:009368-001

Onealfa Tablet 1.0μg 100Tablets

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Warehouse Japan1
Manufacturer TEIJIN PHARMA
Brand TEIJIN PHARMA
JAN Code 4987294311707
GS1 14987294311704
Ingredient Code 3112001
Shipping Schedule 5 to 10 working days after payment

Description

This medicine becomes active vitamin D3 in the liver and acts on the intestine and bone, etc., to promote intestinal calcium absorption, dissolve bone minerals and form bones.

It is usually used to improve various symptoms (hypocalcemia, tetany, bone pain, bone lesion, etc.) associated with abnormal vitamin D metabolism in patients with chronic renal failure, hypoparathyroidism and vitamin D-resistant rickets/osteomalacia, and to treat osteoporosis.

Presentation

Feature

White tablet

Active Ingredients

Alfacalcidol

Effect/Efficacy

This medicine becomes active vitamin D3 in the liver and acts on the intestine and bone, etc., to promote intestinal calcium absorption, dissolve bone minerals and form bones.

It is usually used to improve various symptoms (hypocalcemia, tetany, bone pain, bone lesion, etc.) associated with abnormal vitamin D metabolism in patients with chronic renal failure, hypoparathyroidism and vitamin D-resistant rickets/osteomalacia, and to treat osteoporosis.

Usage/Dosage

〇 General dosage
To take following dosage of the active ingredient at a time, once a day.
● For osteoporosis:
For adults, take 0.5 to 1.0 mcg,
For children, take 0.01 to 0.03 mcg/kg
● For chronic renal failure : 
For adults, take 0.5 to 1.0 mcg,
For children, take 0.05 to 0.1 mcg/kg
● For hypoparathyroidism, vitamin D-resistant rickets/osteomalacia:
For adults, take 1.0 to 4.0 mcg,
For children, take 0.05 to 0.1 mcg/kg
The dosage may be adjusted according to the disease, age, symptoms or type of disease.

〇 This medicine includes 1.0 mcg of the active ingredient in a tablet. Strictly follow the instructions.
〇 If you miss a dose, take the missed dose as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. You should never take two doses at one time.
〇 If you accidentally take more than your prescribed dose, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
〇 Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor instructs you to do so.

Cautions

Contraindication

● The most commonly reported adverse reactions are following symptoms. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
  - itch, nausea, loss of appetite, diarrhea, constipation, gastric pain, conjunctival hyperemia and rash.

● The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.

- decreased urine output, edema, general malaise [acute renal failure]
- general malaise, loss of appetite, yellowness in the skin or whites of the eyes [liver dysfunction, jaundice]

The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.