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Prescribed Calcikind. Any alternative as this is unavailable? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 30-May-2013
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Doctor:This is Dr XXXXXXX
User:Hello Dr. XXXXXXX
Doctor:How are you doing?
User:this isxxxxxxx
Doctor:I remember
User:doing good and how about you
Doctor:We spoke yesterday
User:yes,you mentioned about the Calcifind
Doctor:Doing good too
User:that XXXXXXX is not available
User:can you let me know some alternatives
Doctor:Give me a minute
User:in the medical store they mentioned about caldikind,cholecalciferol granules
Doctor:You can take Caldikind granules
Doctor:One a week
Doctor:Once a week
Doctor:Its just a different brand name
Doctor:The drug remains the same
User:ok fine doctor
Doctor:Is there anything else I can help you with?
User:nothing else Dr. thanks
Doctor:Have a good day
User:so i can take any cholecalciferol granules
User:you too have a good day
Doctor:You can take Caldikind
User:ok fine
Doctor:It has the same amount of Vitamin D as Calcikind
User:ok any other alternatives ?
User:if that brand is also not available,
User:because the shopkeeper told about this but he did not ahve the stock
Doctor:Ask him for cholecalciferol granules
User:ok fine
Doctor:Should have 0000 Iu of vitamin D in 1 XXXXXXX
Doctor:Cholecalciferol is Vitamin D
User:this is pretty much clear
Doctor:Just call customer care
Doctor:They'll connect you to me
User:ok thanks doctor will do that
Doctor:and I can speak with the chemist directly
User:ok fine
User:will do that
Doctor:Any other concerns I can address?
User:thanks doctor, nothing elese
User:bye for now and have a nice day
Doctor:you too
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