Fultium-D₃ should be used and taken as prescribed by your doctor. This information is intended to help you understand why you have been prescribed Fultium-D₃. This medicine has been prescribed for you, therefore do not pass it on to others. It may harm them, even if their symptoms are the same as yours. Always read the patient information leaflet. If any of the side effects get serious, or if you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist. Fultium-D₃ is a prescription only medicine (POM) containing colecalciferol (vitamin D3).

Why have you been prescribed vitamin D?

 

You have been prescribed Fultium-D₃ because your levels of vitamin D are insufficient and your body isn't absorbing enough calcium to allow your bones to stay strong.

Frequently asked questions about your treatment

What is a patient information leaflet and why is it useful?

The Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) is the leaflet included in the pack with a medicine. It is written for patients and gives information about taking or using a medicine. It is possible that the leaflet in your medicine pack may differ from this version because it may have been updated since your medicine was packaged.

Is Fultium-D3 suitable for vegetarians?

Vegetarians can take vitamin D3, however as Fultium-D3 capsules contain gelatine derived from bovine sources this will only be applicable to those vegetarians who will take animal source for medicinal purposes.

Is Fultium-D3 Kosher certified?

The gelatin in Fultium-D3 capsules is derived from crushed bone or hide of beef, bovine. The gelatin is both Halal and Kosher certified. Certificates available on request.

Are Fultium-D3 products free from gluten?

Yes, all of the Fultium-D3 products are free from gluten.

Job code: FUL-519  
Date of preparation: June 2019