(Equivalent to 50 mg elemental Calcium)
Pedical® contains an advanced, balanced formula of Calcium, Vitamin D3 (The active form of vitamin D) and Vitamin B12. A formula which is required by the human body, especially during childhood and adolescence, and developed in accordance to R.D.A. (Recommended Dietary Allowance) for each component, and approved by W.H.O. and M.O.H.
Calcium, is an essential factor in bone & teeth formation processes. Normally, the human body needs an extra amount of calcium, Vitamin D and Vitamin B12 during childhood, dentation and adolescence, Also during convalescence, anorexia and malnutrition.
Vitamin D, has an integrated role in enhancing and improving the absorption and utilization of calcium, by regulating the calcium I phosphorus ratio in the body, also it regulates phosphate reabsorption by the renal tubules.
Moreover, Vitamin D is an important factor in the deposition of calcium and phosphorus from the blood into the bone (bone mineralization).
Pedical® contains vitamin D3 (the active form of vitamin D), which is easier to be used and utilized by the human body.
Vitamin B12, has an important role in the metabolism of the human cell, particularly in the nucleic acid synthesis, also in RBCs maturation, protecting the body to develop pernicious anaemia
Unless otherwise prescribed by the physician, the usual dose is:
- Infants (up to 2 years) : 1/4 - 1/2 teaspoonful daily.
- Children (2 to 12 years) 1/2 - 1 teaspoonful daily.
- Adolescents: one teaspoonful daily.
PEDICAL® can also be taken by adding the dose to milk or water.
Bottle of 100 ml tasty strawberry flavoured Syrup.
Store below 25°C, protect from light, keep out of the reach of children
• LORAFAST may be taken without regard to meals ,patients should be advised to increase the dose or dosing frequency as studies have no demonstrated increase effectiveness at higher doses & somnolence may occur.