This question was answered on Mon 09, Nov 2009 11:27pm by Dr. Harsh Abbott

I have accidently given my four year old 60000 IU/day calcirol granules for 10days. I realized my mistake and stopped. He seems to be fine . Is the dosetoxic? How long should I be on alert? For what symptoms?

    
Asked by deepakshi (Male; 4; none; Relevant drugs:Calcirol Sachet - vitamin D3 ) on Sun 08, Nov 2009 11:10pm

I have accidently given my four year old 60000 IU/day calcirol granules for 10 days. I realized my mistake and stopped. He seems to be fine . Is the dose toxic? How long should I be on alert? For what symptoms?

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Answer by Dr. Harsh Abbott  on Mon 09, Nov 2009 11:27pm:

Hi, cacirol granules contains vitamin D3 or cholecalciferol and is given for the vitamin D deficiency rickets. I agree with you that the dose you have given is quite high. There are certain signs for overdose like lethargy, vomiting, hypertension and nephrocalcinosis. I suggest you to consult with your paediatrician. Thanks.
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