Calcium Carbonate Tab 500mg (OSTEOFREE)-100

Calcium Carbonate Tab 500mg (OSTEOFREE)-100

Calcium Carbonate Tab 500mg (OSTEOFREE)-100
Indications:
As supplement in deficiency states and as an adjunct in the management of osteoporosis. Also used to treat hyperphosphataemia in patients with chronic renal failure.
Dosage and Administration:
Usual adult dose for calcium deficiency: 400mg to 2g daily.

Hyperphosphataemia: initial dose of 2.5g daily by mouth is given, increased up to 17g daily.
Contraindications:

Precautions:
Calcium salts should be given cautiously to patients with impaired renal function, or diseases associated with hypercalcaemia such as sacroidosis and some malignancies. In addition, they should generally be avoided in patients with calcium renal calculi, or a history of renal calculi.
Side Effects:

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