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  • 1. Importance of Vitamin D In Pregnancy & Lactation
  • 2.
    • A High Prevalence of Vitamin D Deficiency Is Now Recognized in PREGNANT WOMEN
    2002;76:187-192.
  • 3.
    • Vitamin D deficiency is now recognized as a PANDEMIC
    2008 Apr;87(4):1080S-6S.
  • 4.
    • Vitamin D Deficiencies have been prevalent even in studies where over 90% of the women took prenatal vitamins
    2007;137:447-452.
  • 5.
    • High Prevalence of Vitamin D Deficiency Was Found in Nursing Mothers and Their Infants Predominantly in the Upper Socioeconomic Class
    1998, vol. 77, n o 10, pp. 970-973 In Pakistan
  • 6.
    • Vitamin D Deficiency Affects FETAL GROWTH Through an Effect on Maternal Calcium Homeostasis.
    1996 Jul 5;45(1-2):27-33.
  • 7.
    • Maternal Vitamin D Insufficiency Is Common During Pregnancy and Is Associated With
    • REDUCED BONE-MINERAL ACCRUAL
    • in the Offspring During Childhood
    2006;367:36-43.
  • 8.
    • Evidence Is Accumulating That Even
    • Less Severe Vitamin D Deficiencies in Utero May Affect
    • IMMUNE FUNCTION &
    • BONE DEVELOPMENT From Birth Through Adulthood
    • 2006;174:1287-1290.
  • 9.
    • Low Maternal 25-(OH)D in Late Pregnancy Is Associated With Reduced INTRAUTERINE LONG BONE GROWTH and Slightly SHORTER GESTATION
    2006 Mar;91(3):906-12.
  • 10.
    • LOW BIRTH WEIGHT
    • Has Been Associated With Low Maternal Vitamin D Levels
    2006;174:1273-1277
  • 11.
    • The Rising Prevalence of ASTHMA (In Children), May Also Be a Sequela of Low Levels of Vitamin D in Pregnant Women
    2008;62:68-77.
  • 12.
    • MATERNAL VITAMIN D DEFICIENCY During Pregnancy and During the Period of Breastfeeding Contributes to the Development of RICKETS IN INFANCY
    2005;147:109–111
  • 13.
    • Maternal vitamin D deficiency may be an independent risk factor for
    • PRE-ECLAMPSIA
    • With increasing vitamin D levels, the risk for pre-eclampsia was significantly reduced
    2007 Sep;92(9):3517-22.
  • 14.
    • Vitamin D Supplementation of the Breast-feeding Mother at Risk and Her Infant Is Recommended
    1997 Jan-Feb;17(1):10-4.
  • 15.
    • The Administration of a Single Low Dose of Vitamin D3 (100,000 I.U.) On the Sixth or Seventh Month of Pregnancy Allowed to Prevent Serum Calcium and 25-(OH)D Concentrations
    1988;17(8):1099-105.
  • 16.
    • A single 5-mg (200,000 IU) dose of vitamin D CHOLECALCIFEROL given orally at the seventh month of pregnancy provides effective prophylaxis
    1986 Sep;68(3):300-4.
  • 17.  
  • 18.  
  • 19.
    • Oral / IM Ampoule
    • Containing
    • 5mg Cholecalciferol eq to 200,000 IU Cholecalciferol
    • Light Resistant Ampoule Packaging
  • 20.
    • Dose
    • Prevention
    • ½ to 1 ampoule (100,000 IU – 200,000 IU) at 6 th or 7 th month of pregnancy
    • Oral / IM
  • 21.
    • Appreciation by Central Licensing Authority
    • “ State Of The Art Manufacturing Facility ”
    Islamabad 14 th February 2009
  • 22.
    • ITALIAN Source of Raw Material
  • 23.
    • Better Light Resistant Packaging
    • Better Source of Raw Material
    • Better Manufacturing Facility
  • 24.
    • Why Pay 115 Rupees More ???
  • 25.
    • Thank You