• Granules. Calcirol

Granules. Calcirol

Generic Name: Colecalciferol
25 Ratings
Rs. 63

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Information about Granules. Calcirol

Calcirol Sachet contains Cholecalciferol Granules (60,000 IU) as active ingredients.
It is synthesized within the body after exposure to sunlight and it is essential for many important functions in the body.


At first cholecalciferol is activated in 25-hydroxylation which is catalysed by the 25-hydroxylase in the liver and then by other enzymes to form calcitrol. The action of calcitrol mediated by vitamin D receptor which regulates the synthesis of hundreds of enzymes and is present in virtually every cell in the body.
Key benefits/uses of Calcirol Sachet:
- Cholecalciferol is also known as "Vitamin D3" and it is essential for the proper growth and development of the body.
- Vitamin D3 also plays a vital role in enhancing the Calcium absorption from the intestines.




Cholecalciferol is vitamin D preparation used in nutritional deficiencies and in hypocalcimiea due to hypoparathyroidism.

Direction to Use

- Tear open the sachet.
- Pour the powder into a glass and add milk
- Drink the suggested quantity of the mixture as directed by the physician.

Side Effects

Report to the physician immediately if the patients are having any of these following symptoms:
• Dry mouth
• Muscle pain
• Increased thirst
• Loss of appetite
• Vomiting
• Metallic taste
• Upset stomach
• Constipation
• Difficulty in urination

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