Phostat (667g)

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MRP:Rs. 34.15 for 1 Strip(s) (10 Tablet each)
Discounted Price:Rs. 34.15 (0% OFF)
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Composition

Calcium Acetate(667 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Calcium Acetate(667 mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

Hypocalcaemia, Hypophosphataemia, Oncogenic hypophosphatemic osteomalacia, Renal tubular osteomalacia, Sporadic hypophosphatemic osteomalacia, Uraemic osteodystrophy, Uremic osteodystrophy, Vitamin D-dependent rickets

SIDE EFFECTS

Depression of CNS, Coma, Ectopic mineralization.

DRUG INTERACTION

Hypermagnesaemia may develop in patients on chronic renal dialysis.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

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.

CONTRA INDICATIONS

Hypercalcaemia; evidence of vitamin D toxicity. Pregnancy (dose exceeding RDA). Lactation

SUBSTITUTES

4 Substitutes
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  • Phosbi
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Ipca Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 1.80/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 18
    save 47% more per Tablet
  • Phostat Tabs
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 3.42/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 34.15
    same price
  • Renaphos
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    RPG Life Sciences Ltd
    Rs. 3.85/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 38.50
    pay 13% more per Tablet
  • Lanum Tab
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    La Pharmaceuticals
    Rs. 3.29/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 32.90
    save 4% more per Tablet

INTERACTIONS

Can I take Phostat (667g) during 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.

Can I take Phostat (667g) while breastfeeding/lactation?

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.

Can I take Phostat (667g) with alcohol?

No studies found