Looking for a supplement to support your healthy bones and teeth? Say hello to Alcidol Capsules! Our powerful capsules contain the active ingredient alfacalcidol, a type of vitamin D. Vitamin D is essential for regulating calcium and phosphate levels in the body. This means that it’s vital for supporting strong bones and teeth.
Alcidol Capsules are easy to take – just take one capsule daily with food. Plus, our capsules are vegan friendly and free from gluten, wheat, lactose, artificial colours, flavours and preservatives. So you can feel good about taking them.
Why not try Alcidol Capsules today and see the difference they make to your bone health? You’ll be glad you did.
Alcidol Capsules – Alfacalcidol Capsules available in 3 strenghts: 1mcg , 0.5mcg and 0.25mg
Alcidol is a food supplement.
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The price of Alfacalcidol Capsules is £8.50
You can buy Alfacalcidol Capsules at Dock Pharmacy Essex UK, UK Online Pharmacy.
Alfacalcidol Capsules is available to buy over the counter
1mcg, 0.5mcg, 0.25mcg
How To Use
Adults and children weighing more than 20 kilograms:
The usual starting dose is 1 microgram each day
People usually take between 1 and 3 micrograms each day
What you need to know before you take Alfacalcidol Capsule
Do not take Alfacalcidol Capsule• If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to alfacalcidol or any of the other ingredients. You can find a list of these ingredients in section 6 of this leaflet. • If you know you have a condition called hypercalcaemia. This means you have high levels of calcium in your blood. • If you know that you have a condition called calcification. This means you have high levels of calcium in your body tissues. If you are unsure if any of the above apply to you, talk to your doctor before taking One-Alpha. Warnings and precautions Talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse before taking Alfacalcidol Capsule• If you are taking any of the medicines in the ‘Taking other medicines” section below. • If you have any problems with your kidneys. This includes if you have kidney stones. • If you have granulomas or sarcoidosis. You may be more sensitive to One-Alpha. You may get too much calcium or phosphate in your blood when you take this medicine. Please read section 4 of this leaflet so you can spot any signs this may be happening to you. Your doctor may need to change your dose. While you are taking Alfacalcidol Capsuleyour doctor will take regular blood tests. This is very important in children, patients with kidney problems, or patients on a high dose of medicine. This is to check the level of calcium and phosphate in your blood while you take your medicine. • Your doctor may prescribe another medicine called a phosphate binding agent to take as well as One-Alpha. This will help to keep the right amount of phosphate in your blood. • Your doctor may also prescribe a calcium supplement to take as well as One-Alpha. This is to maintain the right amount of calcium in your blood. Other medicines and Alfacalcidol CapsuleTell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking, have recently taken or might take any other medicines. This includes any medicines which you have bought without a prescription. You must tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any of the following medicines: • Anticonvulsants (for example, barbiturates, phenytoin, carbamazepine or primidone): for epilepsy or fits. You may need a larger dose of One-Alpha. • Cardiac glycosides, such as digoxin: for heart problems. You may get too much calcium in your blood. This may cause an abnormal heart beat. • Thiazide diuretics, often called “water pills”: for increasing the amount of water (urine) that your body makes. You may get too much calcium in your blood. • Calcium-containing medicines. You may get too much calcium in your blood. Page 3 of 7 • Other medicines that contain vitamin D. You may get too much calcium in your blood. • Antacids containing magnesium: for heartburn or indigestion. You may get too much magnesium in your blood. • Medicines containing aluminium. Too much aluminium is toxic. • Bile acid sequestrants such as cholestyramine: for lowering your cholesterol level, or to help stop some types of diarrhoea or itching. Your Alfacalcidol Capsulemay not enter your blood as usual. Pregnancy and breast-feeding If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine. Driving and using machines Usually your medicine may have very little effect on your ability to drive or use machines. Check with your doctor if you feel any side effect, for example dizziness, that may stop you from driving or using machines. Important information about some of the ingredients of Alfacalcidol Capsule Alfacalcidol Capsulecontains: • Sesame oil. This may rarely cause severe allergic reactions. Please ask your doctor if you are worried about any of the ingredients in this medicine.
Possible side effects
Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. Important side effects to look out for: You must get urgent medical help if you have any of the following symptoms. You may be having an allergic reaction: • You have difficulty breathing • Your face or throat swell • Your skin develops a severe rash. You should tell your doctor straight away if you spot any of the following signs which may be due to too much calcium or phosphate in your blood. These side effects may affect up to 1 in 10 people: • You feel weak or have pain in your muscles or bones • You need to pass water (urine) more often • You feel thirsty • You feel fatigue • You feel sick, vomit, have constipation or have lost your appetite • You are sweating a lot • You are having headaches • You feel confused • You feel drowsy. You should tell your doctor as soon as possible if you spot any of the following signs which may be due to problems developing with your kidneys. The frequency of these side effects is not known (cannot be estimated from the available data): • Kidney problems: • Needing to pass water (urine) less often • Swelling of any parts of your body • Fever with a pain in your side. Kidney stones may be forming. Kidney stones may cause a sharp spasm in one side of your lower back. Other possible side effects which may affect up to 1 in 10 people are: • Abdominal/stomach pain or discomfort • Rash • Itch. Uncommon possible side effects which may affect up to 1 in 100 people are: • Headache • Diarrhoea, vomiting, constipation, nausea • Muscle pain • Fatigue • Calcinosis (deposits of calcium in the body) • Feeling weak or unwell. Rare possible side effects which may affect up to 1 in 1,000 people are: • Dizziness. Side effects with unknown frequency (cannot be estimated from the available data): • Confusion • Hives (urticaria). Reporting of side effects If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed in this leaflet. You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard. By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine
What Alfacalcidol Capsule contains
Alfacalcidol Capsule0.25 microgram soft capsules contain 0.25 microgram of alfacalcidol in each capsule.
Alfacalcidol Capsule0.5 microgram soft capsules contain 0.5 microgram of alfacalcidol in each capsule.
Alfacalcidol Capsule1 microgram soft capsules contain 1 microgram of alfacalcidol in each capsule.
The other ingredients are sesame oil, all-rac-α-tocopherol, gelatin, glycerol, and potassium sorbate. The 0.25 microgram capsules also contain titanium dioxide (E171). The 0.5 microgram capsules also contain titanium dioxide (E171) and red iron oxide (E172). The 1 microgram capsules also contain black iron oxide (E172) and red iron oxide (E172).
How to Store
How to store Alfacalcidol Capsule
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