Thorens® 10,000 I.U./ml oral drops, solution

(colecalciferol)

Thorens® 10,000 I.U./ml oral drops, solution

Indicated for the prevention and treatment of vitamin D deficiency in adults, adolescents and children with an identified risk.2

  • Also indicated as an adjunct to osteoporosis therapy in patients with vitamin D deficiency or at risk of vitamin D deficiency2

Public Health England recommends that people from South Asian backgrounds and children aged 1-4 years should receive a daily vitamin D supplement.3

At-a-glance

  • Licensed in children 0-18 years2

  • An olive oil formulation that can be mixed with a small amount of cold or lukewarm food2

  • Ease of administration and precise dosing2

Allergy & Dietary Information4

Vegetarian

Vegetarian

Gluten Free

Gluten Free

Lactose Free

Lactose Free

Halal

Halal

Kosher

Kosher

Nut Free

Nut Free

Thorens contains colecalciferol and refined olive oil. The colecalciferol in Thorens is Halal and Kosher certified.

Daily Cost of treatment of deficiency of Thorens® oral drops vs. Fultium D3 drops*1,2,5

Daily Dose Thorens Oral Drops Fultium D3 Drops % Savings
1000 I.U. 5 drops £0.06 15 drops £0.16 63%
2000 I.U. 10 drops £0.12 30 drops £0.32 63%
4000 I.U. 20 drops £0.24 60 drops £0.64 63%
References
  1. MIMS Online. Accessed August 2021.

  2. Thorens® 10,000 I.U./ml oral drops, solution. Summary of Product Characteristics. June 2020.

  3. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/phe-publishes-new-advice-on-vitamin-d Accessed August 2021.

  4. Data on File II. Galen Limited.

  5. Fultium-D3 Drops. Summary of Product Characteristics. August 2015.

Prescribing Information

*Comparison based on the maximum daily doses for Thorens® 10,000 I.U./ml oral drops vs. Fultium-D3 drops for the treatment of deficiency.2,5

Fultium-D3 Drops is a registered trademark of Internis Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

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