Active ingredients: ergocalciferol
What it is used for
Treatment of vitamin D deficiency. May reduce hip and other non-vertebral fractures when given with adequate supplemental calcium in subjects deficient in vitamin D, such as the housebound, immobilised and institutionalised elderly population, or in subjects diagnosed with vitamin D deficiency due to malnutrition and/or malabsorption.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Lifetime is 3 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Clear, yellow soft gelatin capsule
Do I need a prescription?
We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription for this medicine. You can ask your pharmacist. This medicine is Not Scheduled.
Is this medicine subsidised?
This medicine may be subsidised which may make it cheaper. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.