Medicine : Renaphos

Manufacturer:Rpg Life Sciences Ltd
Generic Use:Calcium Acetate
Composition:Calcium Acetate(667 Mg)
Substitutes:phostat tabs , phosbi , renaphos

Generic ( Calcium Acetate )

Typical use Of Calcium Acetate :Hypocalcaemia, Hypophosphataemia, Oncogenic Hypophosphatemic Osteomalacia, Renal Tubular Osteomalacia, Sporadic Hypophosphatemic Osteomalacia, Uraemic Osteodystrophy, Uremic Osteodystrophy, Vitamin D-dependent Rickets
Mechanism of action of Calcium Acetate :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 Acetate :Hypermagnesaemia May Develop In Patients On Chronic Renal Dialysis.
Side effects of Calcium Acetate :Depression Of CNS, Coma, Ectopic Mineralization.


How Calcium Acetate 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 Acetate 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 Acetate

No Studies Found