- Improvement of symptoms (hypocalcemia, tetany, bone pain, bone lesions etc.) due to abnormal vitamin-D metabolism in the following conditions. - Chronic Renal failure - Hypoparathyriodism - Vitamin-D resistant rickets & Osteomalacia
Biodol (Alfacalcidiol) is an analog of vitamin D3, a fat soluble steroid like compound.. Biodol (Alfacalcidol) is involved in promoting normal bone development in body by regulating calcium, phosphorus and minerals. Vitamin D is a secosteroid and sometimes popularly known as the ‘sunshine vitamine’ because formed in the skin from 7-dehydrocholesterol under the influence of ultraviolet irradiation. Alfacalcidol is also found in certain foods. Fish liver oils, especially cod liver oil are good sources of vitamin D. Dairy products contain some vitamin but the potency varies.
Biodol tablets are available in Alu Alu blister pack of 3 x 10 tablets.