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Pharmacy given me wrong medication...Anyone know about calcium medication?

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surpriseitsme Mon 14-Dec-15 23:10:15

I usually take one alpha 1mcg every night but just opened my latest prescription bag and I've been given adcal d3. Is this a similar thing? Will it suffice til I can get back to pharmacy? My parathyroid went on strike after thyroidectomy and my calcium drops quite rapidly without and it's a God awful feeling!

Pleasemrstweedie Tue 15-Dec-15 08:46:43

There's calcium in Adcal as well as vitamin D, so it will help, but you need your proper meds.

surpriseitsme Tue 15-Dec-15 14:25:19

I've spoken to them they said they have made a mistake and will re issue a prescription for the correct ones.

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