Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®
Ergocalciferol capsule is used to treat hypoparathyroidism (underactive parathyroid glands), refractory rickets (vitamin D resistant rickets), and familial hypophosphatemia (low phosphorus in the blood).
Ergocalciferol oral liquid is a dietary supplement that is used to treat vitamin D deficiency.
This medicine is available both over-the-counter (OTC) and with your doctor's prescription.
This product is available in the following dosage forms:
Portions of this document last updated: Sept. 01, 2023
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