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What is the equal amount in vitamin d 3 in i.u. to calcitriol 0.50 mcg?

Posted 10 Sep 2009 2 answers

i have hypoparathyroidism and i can't afford the calcitriol and when i was reading i saw that it was the same as vitamin d 3 .

Adrenal Insufficiency - what r the affects on the body with long term cortisone and florinef. my?

Posted 10 Oct 2012 2 answers

... bones r bad, but what else may have been affected? internal tissues? i had a nine yr. misdiagnosis of schmidts syndrome- tri endo= thyroid.ovaries and adrenal. double dosed when under stress so 25 and 25 1/2 time was 50 and 50. floranif , i forget..think it was just 5mg or 10 mg daily. thank u

We are urgently looking for Titralac?

Posted 29 Oct 2014 2 answers

It is for a young boy who has Hypoparathyroidism and is using Titralac as a cronical calcium supplement. Are there any places in South Africa where we can buy this medication?

Natpara - has anyone currently taking this medicine developed bone cancer?

Posted 26 Jul 2018 1 answer

My doctor has suggested I start this drug, but with the constant mention of bone cancer in rats I'm a little scared.

Calcitriol - fast heart rate, diarrhea, vomiting, metallic taste - are these side effects?

Posted 9 Sep 2010 1 answer

I have been taking calsitriol for a week now. since I started taking it I have been having a fast heart rate, diarrhea, vomiting, a metal taste in my mouth, and bad headaches. I have also lost my appetite. Is this normal when you first start ? Will it go away ? I am taking .25mcg twice a day with ...

What has been your experience with Natpara so far? Do you feel better than with Calcitriol? Have?

Posted 28 May 2015 1 answer

... you been able to stop other medications you might have been on for related conditions? (anxiety meds, diabetes meds, other?) How have the costs been? Is NPS helpful with the high copay? I'm in the paperwork process. Thanks!

I have a medical condition called Hypoparathyroidism. I have seen a medical specialist who has?

Posted 1 Oct 2014 1 answer

... advised that I have a normal level of thyroid but my body does not use it. This also means that I need to take calcium and vitamin D supplements daily. I have tried to diet, exercise and various supplements such as green tea and raspberry ketones to no avail. I am unable to lose any weight. I ...

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