ACIFEROL D3

Found in: United Kingdom

Active ingredients

UNII: 1C6V77QF41 - CHOLECALCIFEROL

In its biologically active form vitamin D3 stimulates intestinal calcium absorption, incorporation of calcium into the osteoid, and release of calcium from bone tissue. In the small intestine it promotes rapid and delayed calcium uptake. The passive and active transport of phosphate is also stimulated.

Medicine classification

ATC Code
Title
Class
Colecalciferol
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A11 Vitamins → A11C Vitamin A and D, incl. combinations of the two → A11CC Vitamin D and analogues

Identifiers

Authority
Identifier(s)
Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (GB)
Identifier(s): 209061, 209072, 211714, 211717, 211720, 211723, 211728, 211730, 211733, 212543, 212548, 217165, 222597