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Vitamin D is needed for calcium to be absorbed from the gut, and dihydrotachysterol is used to treat low calcium levels in the blood that are associated with underactivity of the parathyroid glands.The parathyroid glands are found in the neck. They produce parathyroid hormone, which helps control the metabolism of calcium and phosphate in the body. If these glands are underactive and don’t produce enough parathyroid hormone, it can cause the level of calcium in the blood to drop too low. Your dose of AT10 may also need to be increased during times when you are unusually active. Please inform your doctor or pharmacist if you have previously experienced such an allergy.If you feel you have experienced an allergic reaction, stop using this medicine and inform your doctor or pharmacist immediately.Pregnancy and breastfeedingCertain medicines should not be used during pregnancy or breastfeeding. However, other medicines may be safely used in pregnancy or breastfeeding providing the benefits to the mother outweigh the risks to the unborn baby. Always inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning a pregnancy, before using any medicine.The safety of this medicine in pregnancy has not been established. It should be used with caution during pregnancy, and only if the benefits to the mother outweigh any possible risks to the developing baby. It should not be taken by women who are breastfeeding because it could cause calcium levels in the nursing infant to rise too high. The following are some of the side effects that are known to be associated with this medicine. Just because a side effect is stated here, it does not mean that all people using this medicine will experience that or any side effect.For more information about any other possible risks associated with this medicine, please read the information provided with the medicine or consult your doctor or pharmacist.How can this medicine affect other medicines?It is important to tell your doctor or pharmacist what medicines you are already taking, including those bought without a prescription and herbal medicines, before you start treatment with this medicine. Similarly, check with your doctor or pharmacist before taking any new medicines while having treatment with this one, to make sure that the combination is safe.Thiazide diuretics, such as bendroflumethiazide, reduce the amount of calcium excreted in the urine, and this can increase the amount of calcium in the blood. If you are taking a thiazide diuretic in combination with this medicine you should have regular blood tests to monitor the level of calcium in your blood.People taking digoxin or other cardiac glycosides may have an increased risk of abnormal heart rhythms if they experience abnormally high blood calcium levels while taking this medicine.The following medicines may decrease the absorption of dihydrotachysterol from the gut and should not be taken at the same time of day as this medicine:orlistat. If you are taking any of the following medicines you may need a larger than normal dose of this medicine.Last updated 08.03.2012The materials in this web site are in no way intended to replace the professional medical care, advice, diagnosis or treatment of a doctor. The web site does not have answers to all problems. Answers to specific problems may not apply to everyone. If you notice medical symptoms or feel ill, you should consult your doctor for further information see our Terms and conditions.NetDoctor is a publication of Hearst Magazines UK which is the trading name of The National Magazine Company Ltd, 72 Broadwick Street, London, W1F 9EP. Registered in England 112955. NetDoctor, part of the Hearst UK wellbeing network.