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Calgrow C Tab

Drug brand named Calgrow C Tab is manufactured by Aareen Healthcare and mainly contents the generic drug Calcitriol.
Package: 10 x 1

Active Ingredients of Calgrow C Tab

Calcitriol 025mcg Calcium 250mg

Can we use Calgrow C Tab during pregnency

Pregnancy B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and wellcontrolled studies in pregnant women

Can we use Calgrow C Tab during lactation

Lactation L3 There are no controlled studies in breastfeeding women however the risk of untoward effects to a breastfed infant is possible or controlled studies show only minimal nonthreatening adverse effects Drugs should be given only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the infant

For what type of diseases Calgrow C Tab may be prescribed

Managing hypocalcemia in patients undergoing dialysia for chronic renal failure Renal osteodystrophy Hypocalaemia and Hyperphosphataemia Vitamin D dependent rickets renal tubular osteomalacia

What are the known Side Effects of Calgrow C Tab

Nausea stomach upset skin rash acute toxicity

Precautions before taking Calgrow C Tab

Tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescriptionherbal products you may use especially cardiac glycosides eg digoxin digitalis corticosteroids eg hydrocortisone prednisone magnesiumcontaining medications eg antacids milk of magnesia phosphate binders water pills eg thiazide diuretics such as hydrochlorothiazide vitaminsnutritional supplements especially calcium and vitamin D drugs that can speed up the removal of calcitriol from your body eg ketoconazole phenobarbital phenytoinCheck the labels on all your prescription and nonprescriptionherbal products eg antacids laxatives vitamins because they may contain calcium magnesium phosphate and vitamin D Ask your pharmacist about using those products safelyThis medication may interfere with certain laboratory tests eg cholesterol test possibly causing false test results

Significance of Calgrow C Tab

Calcitriol is a manmade active form of vitamin D Most people get enough vitamin D from exposure to the sun and from fortified food products eg dairy products vitamins Vitamin D helps control parathyroid hormone and the levels of certain minerals eg calcium phosphorus that are needed for building and keeping strong bonesBefore regular vitamin D can be used by the body it needs to be changed to the active form by the liver and kidneys Calcitriol is used in patients with kidney disease who cant make enough of the active form of Vitamin D This medication is also used to prevent and treat certain types of calciumphosphorusparathyroid problems that can happen with longterm kidney dialysis or hypoparathyroidism

06.03.2013. 02:42