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Adferol Capsule

Salt Composition : Cholecalciferol

Manufacturer : STEADFAST MEDISHIELD PVT LTD

Origin of Medicine : India

MRP: 100
Price :83
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Introduction to Adferol Capsule

Adferol capsule contains an active ingredient called Cholecalciferol (vitamin D3). It belongs to the vitamin D analogs medication class used to prevent and treat Vitamin D deficiency. Vitamin D deficiency can happen when your diet or lifestyle doesn't provide enough or when your body needs more vitamin D, such as during pregnancy. Additionally, it is also used to treat certain bone conditions, including osteoporosis (thinning of the bone), when given with other medicines. 

Do not consume Adferol capsule if you are allergic to Cholecalciferol or any of its ingredients. Avoid consuming this medicine if you have high levels of vitamin D ( (hypervitaminosis D), or calcium (hypercalcemia) or high urine levels of calcium (hypercalciuria) in your blood and if you have kidney stones or have serious kidney problems. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant, or think you are already breastfeeding. During pregnancy and breastfeeding, seeking advice from your doctor before taking this medicine is essential. Extra vitamin D should not be taken without your doctor's supervision, as it can harm your baby. Due to their high strength, Colecalciferol 20,000 IU capsules are not recommended during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Before taking Adferol capsule, notify your doctor if you have kidney damage, are receiving treatment for heart disease, have sarcoidosis, or are already taking additional calcium or vitamin D doses. Your doctor will monitor the blood or blood calcium levels during the treatment. This medicine should be used cautiously in kidney patients. Before starting the treatment, inform your doctor about pre-existing kidney conditions. Notifying your doctor if you are pregnant and breastfeeding before taking this medicine. Extra vitamin D should not be taken without your doctor's supervision, as it can harm your baby. 


Uses of Adferol Capsule

  • Prevent and treat Vitamin D deficiency
  • Treats bone conditions (osteoporosis)

Therapeutic Effects of Adferol Capsule

Adferol capsule (vitamin D3) regulates calcium and phosphate levels, promoting bone health. It aids in the absorption of these minerals and supports bone mineralization.


Interaction of Adferol Capsule with other drugs

Inform your doctor about any prescribed medications, over-the-counter medicines, nutritional or vitamin supplements, and herbal products you take or have taken before the treatment. Certain medications may interact with Adferol capsule and can cause undesirable side effects. 


More Information about Adferol Capsule

  • Keep out of sight and reach of pets and children.
  • Do not freeze the medicine.
  • Do not store above 30°C.
  • Always check the expiry date before consuming it.

How to consume Adferol Capsule

Take the Adferol capsule as your physician advises. Usually, the capsule will be taken with or without food. Do not crush, chew, or open the medicine. Your physician will decide the correct dosage and duration based on age, body weight, and disease condition. Only stop taking the tablet if your doctor advises you to stop.


Safety Advices for Adferol Capsule

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Pregnancy

  

Taking Adferol capsule while pregnant may be unsafe because it may affect the unborn child. Notify your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to get pregnant, or think you may be pregnant. Your doctor may prescribe this medicine if your body needs extra vitamin D. 

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Breast Feeding

  

Taking Adferol capsule while breastfeeding may be unsafe because it may affect the child. Before starting the treatment, inform your doctor if you are breastfeeding. Your doctor may prescribe this medicine if your body needs extra vitamin D. 

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Lungs

  

It is unknown whether Adferol capsule is safe for patients with lung problems. Notify your physician if you have any lung disease before starting the treatment. Contact your doctor if you experience any lung-related symptoms.

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Liver

  

It is unknown whether Adferol capsule is safe for patients with liver problems. Notify your physician if you have any liver disease before starting the treatment. Contact your doctor if you experience any liver-related symptoms.

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Alcohol

  

It is unknown whether consuming alcohol while taking Adferol capsule is safe. Please speak with your physician.

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Driving

  

Adferol capsule does not impair the ability to drive or operate machinery.


Side Effects of Adferol Capsule

Side effects are unwanted symptoms caused by medicines. Even though all medicines cause side effects, not everyone gets them.

Serious

  • Swelling of the lips, face, tongue, or throat.
  • Difficulty swallowing.
  • Hives and difficulty breathing.

Word of Advice

Kidney patients should take Adferol capsule cautiously and inform their doctor about all the underlying medical conditions. Do not stop the medicine until your doctor advises. Do not double-dose the medicine to make up for a forgotten dose. Notify your doctor if you experience any serious side effects. Your medical professional will inform you if you need any dose adjustments. Contact your doctor for more information.


FAQs

Q 1. How to manage the side effects of Adferol capsule?

To manage the side effects of Adferol capsule, follow the prescribed dosage, and report side effects promptly. Stay hydrated, and monitor blood, urine, and calcium levels regularly. Maintain a healthy lifestyle, and attend follow-up appointments.

Q 2. Is Adferol capsule vitamin d3?

Adferol capsule is commonly known as vitamin D3, which is the natural form of vitamin D produced by the body and found in certain foods and supplements.

Q 3. Can you take Adferol capsule when pregnant?

Consult your medical professional regarding the use of Adferol capsule during pregnancy. The potential benefits and risks should be carefully assessed. Your doctor will suggest taking this medicine only if it's necessary.

Q 4. What are the side effects of Adferol capsule?

Common side effects of Adferol capsule include swelling of the face, lips, tongue, or throat, difficulty swallowing, hives, and difficulty breathing. It is crucial to consult your doctor for any concerns or persistent side effects.

Q 5. What should I do if I miss a dose of Adferol capsule?

If you miss a dose of the capsule, take it as soon as possible. However, if it's close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not double the dose of the Adferol capsule.


Fact Box of Adferol Capsule

Molecule Name: Cholecalciferol Therapeutic class: Vitamin supplement 

Pharmacological class:  Vitamin D analogs


 

Indications: 

1. Prevent and treat Vitamin D deficiency

2. Treats bone conditions (osteoporosis)


References

  1. Strides Pharma UK Ltd, Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC), [Revised on December 2022] [Accessed on 12th June 2023], pil.14393.pdf (medicines.org.uk)
  2. KD Tripathi, Essentials of Medical Pharmacology, Drugs affecting calcium balance, 7th edition, 2013, 340 - 343.
  3. Satyanarayana U, Chakrapani U, Biochemistry, Chemical constituents of life, 4th edition, 2013, 116-165.
  4. Colonis Pharma Limited, Electronic medicines compendium (emc), [ Revised on June 2019] [ Accessed on 12th June 2023], https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.7247.pdf

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