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Upcal D

Generic name: calcium and vitamin D combination [KAL-see-um-and-VYE-ta-min-D]

Brand names: Calcet, Calcet Petites, Calcium 500+D, Calcium 600+D, Calcium Plus Vitamin D3,… Show all 24 brands
The class of drug: vitamin and mineral combination

What is Upcal D?

The mineral calcium is vital for numerous functions of the body, particularly bone growth and maintenance. Vitamin D helps the body absorb calcium.upcal D can be used for treating or preventing calcium deficiency.

There are a myriad of kinds that contain calcium as well as vitamin D. Some brands are not mentioned in this leaflet.upcal D can be used for other purposes not covered in this medication guide.

Side effects of Upcal D

See a doctor immediately. Get medical attention immediately if you notice symptoms or warning signs of an allergic response, such as hives, difficulty breathing, or swelling of your lips, face, and tongue.

Contact your physician immediately. If you are experiencing symptoms of excess calcium in your body, for example:

  • Nausea, vomiting, constipation;
  • More thirst, or increased urination
  • Muscles, bone pain
  • Insomnia, fatigue, tiredness, or confusion.

Common adverse consequences of upcal D could include:

  • An irregular heartbeat;
  • Weakness, drowsiness, headache;
  • Dry mouth or a metallic taste that you can detect in your mouth;
  • Muscle or bone pain

This isn't a complete list of possible side effects, and other side effects could be present. Consult your physician for advice regarding medical effects. You can report any adverse reactions to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.


Follow the directions on your prescription label and on the label of your package. Inform your healthcare professionals about your medical issues, allergies, and any medications you take.

Prior to use this drug

Consult a physician or pharmacist to see if upcald is suitable for you if you are:

  • Kidney disease;
  • Kidney stones;
  • Heart disease;
  • Cancer;
  • Calcium levels that are too high in your blood.
  • Issues with circulation Issues with circulation
  • A parathyroid gland problem.

Consult a physician prior to using this product if you are nursing or pregnant. Your dose needs might differ when you are pregnant or nursing.

How to take Upcal D?

Follow the directions on the label or as recommended by your physician. Avoid using larger than smaller quantities or for longer periods than suggested.

Look at the label on the product you are taking to determine whether it can be taken without or with food items.Take the normal tablet along with a full cup of fluid.The tablet chewable should be chewed prior to taking it in.Do not chew, crush, or break an extended-release tablet. Take it in whole.Vitamin D and calcium may be part of a full program of treatment that incorporates dietary changes. Find out about the foods that include vitamin D and calcium.

The dosage of your supplement may need to be adjusted if you alter your diet. Follow the instructions of your physician carefully.Keep it at room temperature, far from heat and moisture.

What happens if I miss the dose?

You should take the medication as quickly as you can. However, do not take any missed doses if it's nearing the time to take the next dose. Don't have two doses at one time.

What happens if I overdose?

Get medical attention in an emergency or contact the Poison Help Line toll-free at 1-800-222-1222.

What should be avoided?

Talk to your doctor or pharmacist prior to taking any mineral supplements, multivitamins, or antacids during the time you take upcal D.

Interaction with other drugs

The calcium in the body can make it difficult for the body's ability to take certain medications. Some medicines cause you to assimilate vitamin D. If you are taking other medications, you should take them at least 2 hours prior to or for 4 to 6 hours after taking upcal D.

Other medications could influence upcal D, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Inform your physician about all the medications you currently use as well as any medications you are about to start or stop taking.