D3-50 Side Effects
Generic Name: cholecalciferol
Note: This page contains information about the side effects of cholecalciferol. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name D3-50.
For the Consumer
Applies to cholecalciferol: oral capsule, oral capsule liquid filled, oral solution, oral tablet, oral tablet chewable, oral wafer
In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by cholecalciferol (the active ingredient contained in D3-50). In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.
Major Side Effects
You should check with your doctor immediately if any of these side effects occur when taking cholecalciferol:Incidence not known:
- difficulty swallowing
- fast heartbeat
- hives or itching
- puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
- skin rash
- tightness in the chest
- unusual tiredness or weakness
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to cholecalciferol: compounding crystal, oral capsule, oral liquid, oral solution, oral tablet, oral tablet chewable, oral tablet disintegrating, oral wafer
Metabolic side effects have included hypercalcemia.[Ref]
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Hypercalciuria[Ref]
Rare (less than 0.1%): Pruritus, rash, urticaria[Ref]
Frequency not reported: Hypersensitivity reactions such as angioedema or laryngeal edema[Ref]
Frequency not reported: Nausea, vomiting[Ref]
1. Cerner Multum, Inc. "UK Summary of Product Characteristics." O 0
Not all side effects for D3-50 may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.
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