Mumsnet has not checked the qualifications of anyone posting here. If you have any medical concerns we suggest you consult your GP.

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

(3 Posts)
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.

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now