FAQs ABOUT ARACHITOL 3LAC INJECTION
What is ARACHITOL 3LAC INJECTION used for?
ARACHITOL 3LAC INJECTION is used for the prophylaxis of vitamin D deficiency symptoms due to malabsorption (Ex. caused by chronic intestinal diseases, scarred alteration of the liver tissue (biliary hepatocirrhosis), extended stomach or intestines resections) or if an oral therapy is impossible or ineffective.
How does ARACHITOL 3LAC INJECTION work?
ARACHITOL 3LAC INJECTION helps the body to absorb calcium and phosphorus and is a fat-soluble vitamin. It is produced naturally by your skin after exposure to the sun and is also found in some foods. ARACHITOL 3LAC INJECTION is prescribed as a dietary supplement when there is a deficiency of Vitamin D or during increased requirement.
Can ARACHITOL 3LAC INJECTION be used in pregnant women?
ARACHITOL 3LAC INJECTION is not recommended for use in pregnant women or women planning to have a baby as an overdosage of this medicine can lead to physical and mental retardation as well as to congenital heart and eye diseases of the child. Consult your doctor before receiving it.
Can ARACHITOL 3LAC INJECTION be used in patients with kidney problems?
ARACHITOL 3LAC INJECTION is not recommended for use in patients with kidney problems who tend to form kidney stones with calcium. ARACHITOL 3LAC INJECTION should be used with caution in patients with impaired kidney excretion of calcium and phosphate. Consult your doctor before receiving it.
How is ARACHITOL 3LAC INJECTION administered?
ARACHITOL 3LAC INJECTION will be given to you by your doctor or a nurse as an injection into a muscle (intramuscularly). Your doctor will decide the right dose and duration for you depending on your age, body weight and disease condition.