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Brand name: Adronat Plus D-Cal TM

Active ingredients: alendronate + colecalciferol, calcium

What it is used for

ADRONAT PLUS D-Cal is indicated for the treatment of: - Osteoporosis* in select patients where vitamin D and calcium supplementation is recommended. *Prior to treatment, osteoporosis must be confirmed by: - the finding of low bone mass of at least 2 standard deviations below the gender specific mean for young adults or by - the presence of osteoporotic fracture.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

This medicine is a pack that contains more than one part.

Part 1: Tablet

White to off-white, modified rectangular shaped tablet with code "270" on one side and a bone shape on the other side,

How to take this medicine: Oral

Part 2: Tablet

Pale green film coated capsule shaped tablets

How to take this medicine: Oral

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Storage instructions

  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Protect from Light
  • Protect from Moisture
  • Shelf lifetime is 18 Months.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient alendronate + colecalciferol

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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