Beacon Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
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Osteoporosis, Hypoparathyroidism, Hypocalcaemia, Osteomalacia rickets, Renal osteodystrophy, Chronic kidney dialysis
PO Adult: 1 tablet twice daily. Hyperparathyroidism in renal failure 0.25 mcg/day or alternate day. May increase slowly. Hypoparathyroidism/pseudoh... View More
Hypercalcaemia; evidence of vitamin D toxicity. Pregnancy (dose exceeding RDA). Lactation.
Mode of Action
Calcium salt can be used in the prevention and treatment of calcium deficiency states or negative calcium balance. It is also used as an adjunct in the ... View More
Idiopathic hypercalcaemia. Pediatric doses must be individualised and monitored under close medical supervision. Coronary disease, renal function impair... View More
Calcium Anorexia, Constipation, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Hypercalcemia, Hypophosphatemia, Xerostomia, Acid rebound, Milk-alkali syndrome, Coma, C... View More
Pregnancy Category Note
Pregnancy category: C Lactation: Enters breast milk; not recommended
Calcium: Co-administration with thiazide diuretics or vit D may lead to milk-alkali syndrome and hypercalcaemia. Decreased absorption with corticosteroi... View More
Alternative brand for Citracal
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More