InVita D3 range

About InVita D3 – What is InVita D3?

About InVita D3 – Dosage and how to take InVita D3?

About InVita D3 – When you should not take InVita D3?

About InVita D3 – When to talk to your GP?

What InVita D3 is prescribed for

InVita D3 50,000 soft gel capsules or oral solution

The treatment of vitamin D3 deficiency.

InVita D3 25,000 soft gel capsules or oral solution

Prevention and treatment of Vitamin D deficiency in adolescents and adults with an identified risk.
As an adjunct to specific therapy for osteoporosis in patients with Vitamin D deficiency or at risk of Vitamin D insufficiency.

InVita D3 5,600 IU soft gel capsules

Prevention and treatment of vitamin D deficiency in adults and adolescents with an identified risk.
In addition to specific osteoporosis treatment of patients who are at risk of vitamin D deficiency, preferably in combination with calcium.

InVita D3 2,400 IU/ml oral drops solution

Prevention of vitamin D deficiency in infants and children.
Prevention of vitamin D deficiency in pregnant and breast-feeding women

InVita D3 800 IU soft gel capsules

Prevention and treatment of vitamin D deficiency in adults and adolescents with an identified risk.
In addition to specific osteoporosis treatment of patients who are at risk of vitamin D deficiency, preferably in combination with calcium.

InVita D3 400 IU soft gel capsules

Prevention and treatment of Vitamin D deficiency in children and adolescents with an identified risk.
Prevention of Vitamin D deficiency in adults, pregnant and breast-feeding women with an identified risk.
As an adjunct to specific therapy for osteoporosis in patients with Vitamin D deficiency or at risk of Vitamin D deficiency.

Treatment

* Care should be taken when prescribing in pregnancy as medicines can cross the placenta and may affect the foetus

  • Take ampoule
  • Simply ‘snap’ the top off the ampoule.
  • ‘Squeeze’ the full contents into your mouth. Then swallow. If preferred, the contents can be emptied onto a spoon and taken orally or mixed with a little cold or lukewarm food immediately before use.

InVita D3 50,000 IU/ml oral solution
and
InVita D3 25,000 IU/ml oral solution

  • If you are allergic to vitamin D or any of the other ingredients (tocopherol acetate, polyglyceryl oleate (E475), olive oil, refined, sweet orange peel oil)
  • If you have high levels of calcium in the blood (hypercalcaemia)
  • If you have high levels of calcium in the urine (hypercalciuria)
  • If you have disturbed parathyroid hormone metabolism (pseudohypoparathyroidism)
  • If you have kidney stones (renal calculi)
  • If you have high levels of vitamin D in the blood (hypervitaminosis D)

InVita D3 50,000 IU soft gel capsules

  • If you are allergic to vitamin D3 or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6)
  • If you have high levels of calcium in your blood (hypercalcaemia) or urine (hypercalciuria)
  • If you have kidney stones (renal calculi)
  • If you have serious renal impairment
  • If you have high levels of vitamin D3 in your blood (hypervitaminosis D)
  • If you have pseudohypoparathyroidism (disturbed parathyroid hormone metabolism)
  • If you are pregnant
  • If you are under 18 years of age

InVita D3 25,000 IU soft gel capsules

  • If you are allergic to vitamin D3 or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6)
  • if you have high levels of calcium in your blood (hypercalcaemia) or urine (hypercalciuria)
  • if you have kidney stones (renal calculi)
  • if you have serious renal impairment
  • if you have high levels of vitamin D3 in your blood (hypervitaminosis D)
  • if you have pseudohypoparathyroidism (disturbed parathyroid hormone metabolism)
  • if you are pregnant

InVita D3 5,600 IU soft gel capsules

  • If you are allergic to colecalciferol or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6).
  • If you have hypercalcaemia (increased levels of calcium in the blood) or hypercalciuria (increased levels of calcium in the urine).
  • If you have hypervitaminosis D (increased levels of vitamin D in the blood).
  • If you have kidney stones.

InVita D3 2,400 IU/ml oral drops solution

  • Are allergic to vitamin D or any of the other ingredients of this medicine. (Listed in section 6 of the package leaflet)
  • Have high levels of calcium in your blood (hypercalcaemia) or urine (hypercalciuria)
  • Have kidney stones (renal calculi)
  • Have high levels of vitamin D in your blood (hypervitaminosis D)

InVita D3 800 IU soft gel capsules

  • if you are allergic to colecalciferol or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6).
  • if you have hypercalcaemia (increased levels of calcium in the blood) or hypercalciuria (increased levels of calcium in the urine).
  • if you have hypervitaminosis D (increased levels of vitamin D in the blood).
  • if you have kidney stones

InVita D3 400 IU soft gel capsules

  • If you are allergic to vitamin D or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6)
  • if you have high levels of calcium in your blood (hypercalcaemia) or urine (hypercalciuria)
  • if you have kidney stones (renal calculi)
  • if you have serious renal impairment
  • if you have high levels of vitamin D in your blood (hypervitaminosis D)
  • if you have pseudohypoparathyroidism (disturbed parathyroid hormone metabolism)
  • Are undergoing treatment with certain medicines used to treat heart disorders (e.g. cardiac glycosides, such as digoxin).
  • Have sarcoidosis (an immune system disorder which may cause increased levels of vitamin D in the body).
  • Are taking medicines containing vitamin D, or eating foods or milk enriched with vitamin D.
  • Are likely to be exposed to a lot of sunshine whilst using your medicine.
  • Take additional supplements containing calcium so that your doctor can monitor you to ensure your blood calcium levels remain within an acceptable range.
  • Have kidney damage or disease – as your doctor may want to measure the levels of calcium in your blood or urine.

Tell your doctor, pharmacist or nurse if you are using, have recently used or might use any other medicines:

  • This is specially important if you are taking:

  • Medicines that act on the heart or kidneys, such as cardiac glycosides (e.g. digoxin) or diuretics (e.g. bendroflumethazide).
  • Medicines containing vitamin D or food that are particularly rich in vitamin D such as some types of vitamin D-enriched milk.
  • Actinomycin (a medicine used to treat some forms of cancer) and imidazole antifungals (e.g. clotrimazole and ketoconazole, medicines used to treat fungal infections).
  • This is specially important if you are taking:

  • Antiepileptic medicines (anticonvulsants), barbiturates.
  • Glucocorticoids (steroid hormones such as hydrocortisone or prednisolone).
  • Medicines that lower the level of cholesterol in the blood (such as cholestyramine, or colestipol).
  • Certain medicines for weight loss that reduce the amount of fat your body absorbs (e.g. orlistat).
  • Certain laxatives (such as liquid paraffin).

What InVita D3 is prescribed for

InVita D3 50,000 soft gel capsules or oral solution

The treatment of vitamin D3 deficiency.

InVita D3 25,000 soft gel capsules or oral solution

Prevention and treatment of Vitamin D deficiency in adolescents and adults with an identified risk.
As an adjunct to specific therapy for osteoporosis in patients with Vitamin D deficiency or at risk of Vitamin D insufficiency.

InVita D3 5,600 IU soft gel capsules

Prevention and treatment of vitamin D deficiency in adults and adolescents with an identified risk.
In addition to specific osteoporosis treatment of patients who are at risk of vitamin D deficiency, preferably in combination with calcium.

InVita D3 2,400 IU/ml oral drops solution

Prevention of vitamin D deficiency in infants and children.
Prevention of vitamin D deficiency in pregnant and breast-feeding women

InVita D3 800 IU soft gel capsules

Prevention and treatment of vitamin D deficiency in adults and adolescents with an identified risk.
In addition to specific osteoporosis treatment of patients who are at risk of vitamin D deficiency, preferably in combination with calcium.

InVita D3 400 IU soft gel capsules

Prevention and treatment of Vitamin D deficiency in children and adolescents with an identified risk.
Prevention of Vitamin D deficiency in adults, pregnant and breast-feeding women with an identified risk.
As an adjunct to specific therapy for osteoporosis in patients with Vitamin D deficiency or at risk of Vitamin D deficiency.

Treatment

* Care should be taken when prescribing in pregnancy as medicines can cross the placenta and may affect the foetus

InVita D3 50,000 IU/ml oral solution
and
InVita D3 25,000 IU/ml oral solution

  • If you are allergic to vitamin D or any of the other ingredients (tocopherol acetate, polyglyceryl oleate (E475), olive oil, refined, sweet orange peel oil)
  • If you have high levels of calcium in the blood (hypercalcaemia)
  • If you have high levels of calcium in the urine (hypercalciuria)
  • If you have disturbed parathyroid hormone metabolism (pseudohypoparathyroidism)
  • If you have kidney stones (renal calculi)
  • If you have high levels of vitamin D in the blood (hypervitaminosis D)

InVita D3 50,000 IU soft gel capsules

  • If you are allergic to vitamin D3 or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6)
  • If you have high levels of calcium in your blood (hypercalcaemia) or urine (hypercalciuria)
  • If you have kidney stones (renal calculi)
  • If you have serious renal impairment
  • If you have high levels of vitamin D3 in your blood (hypervitaminosis D)
  • If you have pseudohypoparathyroidism (disturbed parathyroid hormone metabolism)
  • If you are pregnant
  • If you are under 18 years of age

InVita D3 25,000 IU soft gel capsules

  • If you are allergic to vitamin D3 or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6)
  • if you have high levels of calcium in your blood (hypercalcaemia) or urine (hypercalciuria)
  • if you have kidney stones (renal calculi)
  • if you have serious renal impairment
  • if you have high levels of vitamin D3 in your blood (hypervitaminosis D)
  • if you have pseudohypoparathyroidism (disturbed parathyroid hormone metabolism)
  • if you are pregnant

InVita D3 5,600 IU soft gel capsules

  • If you are allergic to colecalciferol or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6).
  • If you have hypercalcaemia (increased levels of calcium in the blood) or hypercalciuria (increased levels of calcium in the urine).
  • If you have hypervitaminosis D (increased levels of vitamin D in the blood).
  • If you have kidney stones.

InVita D3 2,400 IU/ml oral drops solution

  • Are allergic to vitamin D or any of the other ingredients of this medicine. (Listed in section 6 of the package leaflet)
  • Have high levels of calcium in your blood (hypercalcaemia) or urine (hypercalciuria)
  • Have kidney stones (renal calculi)
  • Have high levels of vitamin D in your blood (hypervitaminosis D)

InVita D3 800 IU soft gel capsules

  • if you are allergic to colecalciferol or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6).
  • if you have hypercalcaemia (increased levels of calcium in the blood) or hypercalciuria (increased levels of calcium in the urine).
  • if you have hypervitaminosis D (increased levels of vitamin D in the blood).
  • if you have kidney stones

InVita D3 400 IU soft gel capsules

  • If you are allergic to vitamin D or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6)
  • if you have high levels of calcium in your blood (hypercalcaemia) or urine (hypercalciuria)
  • if you have kidney stones (renal calculi)
  • if you have serious renal impairment
  • if you have high levels of vitamin D in your blood (hypervitaminosis D)
  • if you have pseudohypoparathyroidism (disturbed parathyroid hormone metabolism)
  • Are undergoing treatment with certain medicines used to treat heart disorders (e.g. cardiac glycosides, such as digoxin).
  • Have sarcoidosis (an immune system disorder which may cause increased levels of vitamin D in the body).
  • Are taking medicines containing vitamin D, or eating foods or milk enriched with vitamin D.
  • Are likely to be exposed to a lot of sunshine whilst using your medicine.
  • Take additional supplements containing calcium so that your doctor can monitor you to ensure your blood calcium levels remain within an acceptable range.
  • Have kidney damage or disease – as your doctor may want to measure the levels of calcium in your blood or urine.

Tell your doctor, pharmacist or nurse if you are using, have recently used or might use any other medicines:

  • This is specially important if you are taking:

  • Medicines that act on the heart or kidneys, such as cardiac glycosides (e.g. digoxin) or diuretics (e.g. bendroflumethazide).
  • Medicines containing vitamin D or food that are particularly rich in vitamin D such as some types of vitamin D-enriched milk.
  • Actinomycin (a medicine used to treat some forms of cancer) and imidazole antifungals (e.g. clotrimazole and ketoconazole, medicines used to treat fungal infections).
  • This is specially important if you are taking:

  • Antiepileptic medicines (anticonvulsants), barbiturates.
  • Glucocorticoids (steroid hormones such as hydrocortisone or prednisolone).
  • Medicines that lower the level of cholesterol in the blood (such as cholestyramine, or colestipol).
  • Certain medicines for weight loss that reduce the amount of fat your body absorbs (e.g. orlistat).
  • Certain laxatives (such as liquid paraffin).