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Cholecalciferol / folic acid Side Effects

Applies to cholecalciferol / folic acid: oral capsule

Warning

You should not take this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to vitamin D, or if you have high levels of calcium or vitamin D in your body or any condition that makes it hard for your body to absorb nutrients from food (malabsorption).

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Stop taking this medicine and call your doctor at once if you have:

  • nausea, vomiting, decreased appetite;

  • weakness; or

  • increased urination.

Less serious side effects may be more likely, and you may have none at all.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.

More about cholecalciferol / folic acid

Consumer resources

Other brands
Genicin Vita-D, Ortho DF

Professional resources

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Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.