Manufacturer/Distributor: Eskayef Bangladesh Ltd.
Side effects: The use of calcium supplements has, rarely, given rise to mild gastro-intestinal disturbances, such as constipation, flatulence, nausea, gastric pain, diarrhoea. Following administration of vitamin D supplements occasional skin rash has been reported. H y
Precautions and warnings: Patients with mild to moderate renal failure or mild hypercalciuria should be supervised carefully. Periodic checks of plasma calcium levels and urinary calcium excretion should be made in patients with mild to moderate renal failure or mild hypercalciuri
Pregnancy category:During pregnancy and lactation treatment should always be under the direction of a physician. During pregnancy and lactation requirements for calcium and vitamin D are increased but in deciding on the required supplementation allowances should be made for
Therapeutic class: Calcium + Vitamin D
Dosage and administrations: Adults & elderly: Dietary deficiency: 1 tablet daily or as directed by the physician. As phosphate binder: Dose required by the individual patient depending on serum calcium and phosphate levels. Adjunct to osteoporosis therapy: 2-3 tabs. daily. Children:
Indication: For dietary calcium supplement when it is deficient (i.e pregnancy & lactation, children & adolescents at times of rapid growth), ii. As a phosphate binder in chronic renal failure, iii. As an adjunct therapy in·the arrest or slowing down of bone deminera
Composition action: Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients. Absolute contraindications are hypercalcaemia resulting (for example) from myeloma, bone metastases or other malignant bone diseases, sarcoidosis; primary hyperparathyroidism and vitamin D overdosage. Severe ren