Medicine : Calflavone

Name:Calflavone
Type:Tablet
Manufacturer:Tablets India Limited
Generic Use:Cholecalciferol , Ipriflavone , Calcium Carbonate
Composition:Cholecalciferol(200IU) , Ipriflavone(300mg) , Calcium Carbonate(1g)
Substitutes:calflavone , calflavone , calflavone


Generic ( Cholecalciferol )



Typical use Of Cholecalciferol :To Prevent And Treat Vitamin D Deficiency In Adults And Teenagers, And Vitamin D Dependent Rickets. It Can Be Used With Other Medicines To Treat Bone Disorder (osteoporosis), Low Levels Of Calcium Or Phosphate Caused By Certain Disorders (hypoparathyroidism, Pseudohypoparathyroidism, Familial Hypophosphatemia). It May Also Be Used In Kidney Disease To Keep Calcium Levels Normal And Allow Normal Bone Growth. Cholecalciferol Drops Are Given To Breast-fed Infants As A Supplement.
Mechanism of action of Cholecalciferol :Cholecalciferol Is Important For The Absorption Of Calcium From The Stomach And For The Functioning Of Calcium In The Body. It Regulates The Blood Levels Of Calcium And Phosphorus And Also Plays Key Role In The Absorption Of Calcium In Bone Tissue.
Drug Interaction of Cholecalciferol :Taking Cholecalciferol With Thiazide Diuretics (hydrochlorothiazide) Increases The Risk Of High Levels Of Blood Calcium. Cholecalciferol If Taken Along With Systemic Corticosteroids May Reduce Calcium Absorption. Cholecalciferol May Also Interact With Cholestyramine, Rifampicin, Phenytoin Or Barbiturates, Laxatives Which Contain Paraffin Oil, Glucocorticoids, And Cardiac Glycosides (digoxin). Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Cholecalciferol :Urge To Vomit (nausea), Vomiting Constipation, Loss Of Appetite, Increased Thirst, Increased Urination, Mental/mood Changes, Unusual Tiredness, Stomach Upset, Skin Rash, Serious Allergic Reactions Such As Swollen Face, Lips, Tongue Or Throat, Difficulty In Swallowing, Red Bumpy Itchy Skin, Difficulty In Breathing, Increased Levels Of Blood Calcium, And Increased Levels Of Urine Calcium.

INTERACTIONS OF CHOLECALCIFEROL


How Cholecalciferol will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown No Risk To The Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Cholecalciferol will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Cholecalciferol

No Studies Found






Generic ( Ipriflavone )



Typical use Of Ipriflavone :Post-menopausal And Senile Osteoporosis.
Mechanism of action of Ipriflavone :Ipriflavone Prevents Bone Density Loss And Help Improve The Effects Of Estrogen In Preventing Osteoporosis.
Drug Interaction of Ipriflavone :No Data Regarding The Interactions Of Ipriflavone Was Found.
Side effects of Ipriflavone : Dizziness, Vertigo, GI Disturbance.

INTERACTIONS OF IPRIFLAVONE


How Ipriflavone will impact on Pregnancy ?

Experiences Of Drug Use And Evidence From Studies In Pregnant Women Have Shown Risk To Fetus. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Ipriflavone will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Ipriflavone

No Studies Found






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 ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Calcium Carbonate will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Calcium Carbonate

No Studies Found