Medicine : Calorich M

Name:Calorich M
Type:Tablet
Manufacturer:Zee Laboratories Ltd
Generic Use:Calcitriol , Calcium Citrate , Mecobalamin
Composition:Calcitriol(0.25 Mcg) , Calcium Citrate(1000 Mg) , Mecobalamin(750 Mcg.)
Substitutes:calorich m , calorich m , calorich m


Generic ( Calcitriol )



Typical use Of Calcitriol :Calcitriol Belongs To A Group Of Medicines Called ‘vitamin D Metabolites’. It Is Used To Treat Abnormalities Of Calcium And Phosphate Metabolism Such As Bone Diseases In People With Kidney Problems (renal Osteodystrophy), And Weakening Of The Bones In Women After The Menopause (post-menopausal Osteoporosis).
Mechanism of action of Calcitriol :Calcitriol Promotes Calcium Absorption In The Intestines And Retention By The Kidneys Thus Increasing Serum Calcium Levels. It Also Decreases Phosphate Reabsorption By The Kidneys Consequently Decreasing Serum Phosphate Levels, Parathyroid Hormone Levels And Bone Reabsorption.
Drug Interaction of Calcitriol :Caution Is Advised In People Taking Medicines Containing Vitamin D (ergocalciferol And Colecalciferol); Diuretics Including Bendroflumethiazide, Chlortalidone And Indapamide; Digoxin Or Digitoxin; Medicines Containing Magnesium, Such As Antacids; Steroid Medicines, Such As Hydrocortisone, Prednisolone And Dexamethasone; Cholestyramine, Or Other ‘ion-exchange Resins’ (used To Treat High Levels Of Cholesterol In Your Blood);and Phosphate.
Side effects of Calcitriol :Side Effects May Occur Such As High Levels Of Calcium In Blood, Headache, Abdominal Pain, Urge To Vomit, Rashes, And Urinary Tract Infection.

INTERACTIONS OF CALCITRIOL


How Calcitriol 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 Calcitriol 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 Calcitriol

No Studies Found






Generic ( Calcium Citrate )



Typical use Of Calcium Citrate :Hypocalcaemia, Hypophosphataemia, Oncogenic Hypophosphatemic Osteomalacia, Renal Tubular Osteomalacia, Sporadic Hypophosphatemic Osteomalacia, Uraemic Osteodystrophy, Uremic Osteodystrophy, Vitamin D-dependent Rickets
Mechanism of action of Calcium Citrate :It Promotes Calcium Absorption In The Intestines And Retention At The Kidneys Thus Increasing Serum Calcium Levels. It Also Increases Renal Tubule Phosphate Resorption Consequently Decreasing Serum Phosphatase Levels, PTH Levels And Bone Resorption.
Drug Interaction of Calcium Citrate :Hypermagnesaemia May Develop In Patients On Chronic Renal Dialysis.
Side effects of Calcium Citrate :Depression Of CNS, Coma, Ectopic Mineralization.

INTERACTIONS OF CALCIUM CITRATE


How Calcium Citrate 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 Citrate 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 Citrate

No Studies Found






Generic ( Mecobalamin )



Typical use Of Mecobalamin :To Treat Low Hemoglobin Or Red Blood Cells (pernicious And Megaloblastic Anemia), Loss Of Sensation And Pain In Extremities (neuropathy). Also Used As Adjunct Therapy In Rare Conditions That Involves Severe Muscle Tightness And Decrease In Muscle Mass (amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis).
Mechanism of action of Mecobalamin :Mecobalamin (active Form Of Vitamin B12) Assists Important Enzymes Involved In Energy Production Form Fats And Proteins And Synthesis Of Haemoglobin. It Is Known To Increase Production And Development Of Red Blood Cells By The Bone Marrow. It Assists Enzyme Methionine Synthase Which Is Involved In Breakdown Of Homocysteine Thereby Reducing Its Level.
Drug Interaction of Mecobalamin :Omeprazole, Lansoprazole, Cimetidine, Famotidine, Ranitidine, Neomycin, Colchicine, Chloramphenicol Reduce Blood Levels Of Mecobalamine. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Mecobalamin :It Is Usually Safe When Taken Orally. Loss Of Appetite, Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea, Allergic Reactions (skin Rashes), Itching And Other Injection Site Related Side Effects (pain And Blood Clots) May Occur.

INTERACTIONS OF MECOBALAMIN


How Mecobalamin 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 Mecobalamin 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 Mecobalamin

No Studies Found