My friend needs to take the injectable ergocalciferol, but her doctor says it has been discontinued. This is in the UK. Does anyone know if this is true? She is also finding it hard to get the once a month pill form. She cannot take it more frequently, else it interferes with her thyroxine medication.
19 Jul 2011
Try contacting the Company, perhaps they would be able to help your friend:
UCB Pharma Limited
208 Bath Road, Slough, Berkshire, SL1 3WE
Telephone: +44 (0)1753 534 655
Medical Information Direct Line: +44 (0)1753 447 690
Medical Information e-mail: Medicalinformationuk@ucb.com
Customer Care direct line: +44 (0) 1773 510123
- Ergocalciferol Information for Consumers
- Ergocalciferol Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Ergocalciferol (detailed)
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