Shelcal Os(250mg)

Shelcal Os(250mg)

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Medicine : Shelcal Os(250mg)

Name:Shelcal Os(250mg)
Type:Tablet
Manufacturer:Elder Pharamaceuticals Ltd
Generic Use:Calcium Carbonate , Alfacalcidol
Composition:Calcium Carbonate(1250 Mg) , Alfacalcidol(0.250 Mcg)

Generic ( Calcium Carbonate )


Typical use Of Calcium Carbonate :To Relieve The Symptoms Of Indigestion, Heartburn, Acidity And Gases
Mechanism of action of Calcium Carbonate :Calcium Carbonate Is An Antacid Which Neutralizes Excess Acid In The Stomach.
Drug Interaction of Calcium Carbonate :Taking Calcium Carbonate With Thiazide Diuretics (bendroflumethiazide, Hydrochlorothiazide) Or Vitamin D May Lead To High Levels Of Blood Calcium And Disturb The Body’s Acid/base Balance. Calcium Carbonate May Also Interact With Tetracyclines And Bisphosphonates. Always Consult Your Doctor For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Calcium Carbonate :Constipation, Burping, Loss Of Appetite, Dry Mouth, Metallic Taste, High Levels Of Blood Calcium, Disturbance In The Body’s Acid/base Balance (alkalosis), Changes In Blood Chemistry May Lead To Symptoms Such As Tiredness, Irritable Or Stiff Muscles Or Cramp And Indigestion May Occur After Stopping The Medicine.

INTERACTIONS OF CALCIUM CARBONATE


How Calcium Carbonate will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Calcium Carbonate will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Calcium Carbonate

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Generic ( Alfacalcidol )


Typical use Of Alfacalcidol :Managing Hypocalcemia In Patients Undergoing Dialysia For Chronic Renal Failure. Renal Osteodystrophy. Hypocalaemia And Hyperphosphataemia. Vitamin D Dependent Rickets, Renal Tubular Osteomalacia.
Mechanism of action of Alfacalcidol :Alfacalcidol Is A Precursor Of The Active Calcitriol. It Does Not Require Renal Hydroxylation But Requires 25-hydroxylation In The Liver For Conversion To Calcitriol.
Drug Interaction of Alfacalcidol :Thiazides May Increase The Risk Of Hypercalcaemia. Some Antiepileptics E.g. Carbamazepine, Phenobarbital, Phenytoin And Primidone May Increase Vitamin D Requirements.
Side effects of Alfacalcidol :Anorexia, Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea.

INTERACTIONS OF ALFACALCIDOL


How Alfacalcidol will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Alfacalcidol will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Alfacalcidol

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