Medicine : Vitano

Name:Vitano
Type:Tablet
Manufacturer:Amrita Pharma
Generic Use:Calcium Citrate , Cholecalciferol
Composition:Calcium Citrate(250 Mg) , Cholecalciferol(200 Iu)
Substitutes:vitano , vitano


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 ( 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