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Renokay Powder 15.3 gm

Renokay Powder 15.3 gm

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Manufacturer/Marketer

Zenolia Lifesciences Pvt Ltd

Consume Type

ORAL

Return Policy

Returnable

Expires on or after

Apr-26

About Renokay Powder 15.3 gm

Renokay Powder 15.3 gm is used to treat something called 'hyperkalaemia'. It is used in patients with kidney problems and on dialysis. Hyperkalaemia (High Potassium) is a medical problem where you have too much potassium in your blood. Your body needs potassium. It is a key vitamin that may be found in various foods. Potassium aids in the proper functioning of your nerves and muscles, including your heart. Unfortunately, having too much potassium in your blood might be dangerous. It has the potential to cause major cardiac issues.

Renokay Powder 15.3 gm contains calcium polystyrene sulphonate, which is administered to decrease potassium's blood levels in the body, reducing the risk of 'hyperkalaemia' due to high potassium levels. It works by eliminating excess potassium from your system in order to restore your levels to normal.

Renokay Powder 15.3 gm is administered by a healthcare professional. Do not self-administer this medicine on your own. You should complete the course of the treatment as per the doctor's advice based on blood test results. In some cases, you may experience hypokalaemia and hypocalcaemia, muscle cramps, tiredness, muscle weakness, cramps, or a change in heart rate. Most of these side effects of Renokay Powder 15.3 gm do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects persist or worsen, please consult your doctor.

If you are allergic to Renokay Powder 15.3 gm or any other medicines, please tell your doctor. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, think you may be pregnant, or plan to have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before using this medicine. The dose is also worked out for children according to how much the child weighs. Children and babies must be given a suitable dose. Children and newborns may experience severe constipation if too much is given. While you are taking this medicine, your doctor may perform routine blood tests on you. This is done to determine the quantities of salts in your blood, such as potassium, sodium, calcium, and magnesium.

Uses of Renokay Powder 15.3 gm

Treatment and management of Hyperkalaemia (increased potassium levels in the blood)

Medicinal Benefits

Renokay Powder 15.3 gm belongs to a group of medicines called 'ion exchange resins'. Renokay Powder 15.3 gm contains calcium polystyrene sulphonate, which is administered to decrease potassium's blood levels in the body, thereby reducing the risk of 'hyperkalaemia' due to high potassium levels. It works by eliminating excess potassium from your system in order to restore your levels to normal.

Directions for Use

Powder: Pour the sachet contents into a glass of water, stir, and drink immediately.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Renokay Powder 15.3 gm

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  • Hypokalaemia
  • Hypocalcaemia
  • Muscle cramps
  • Feeling tired
  • Confused
  • Having muscle weakness
  • Cramps or a change in heart rate
  • Feeling sick
  • Being sick
  • Constipation or diarrhoea
  • Stomach upset
  • Pain in your gut
  • Loss of appetite
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Drug Warnings

If you are allergic to Renokay Powder 15.3 gm or any other medicines, please inform your doctor. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, think you may be pregnant, or plan to have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before using this medicine. The dose is also worked out for children according to how much the child weighs. Children and babies must be given a suitable dose. Children and newborns may experience severe constipation if too much is given. While taking this medicine, your doctor may perform routine blood tests on you. This is done to determine the quantities of salts in your blood, such as potassium, sodium, calcium, and magnesium. Before taking Renokay Powder 15.3 gm, inform your doctor about your medical history and all medications you are currently taking in order to rule out any potential side effects.

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interactions: Renokay Powder 15.3 gm may interact with medicines used to treat Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (e.g. pantoprazole, esomeprazole) and a mineral supplement (e.g. zinc sulfate).

Drug-Food Interactions: Avoid the consumption of alcohol while taking Renokay Powder 15.3 gm.

Drug-Disease Interactions: Inform your doctor if you have hypokalemia (refers to a lower than normal potassium level in your bloodstream), sodium load (rise in serum sodium concentration), and obstructive bowel disease (A gastrointestinal condition in which digested material is prevented from passing normally through the bowel).

Drug-Drug Interactions Checker List

  • PANTOPRAZOLE
  • ESOMEPRAZOLE
  • ZINC SULFATE

Habit Forming

No

Special Advise

  • While using this medication, your doctor may perform routine blood tests. This determines the levels of salts in your blood, such as potassium, sodium, calcium, and magnesium.

Disease/Condition Glossary

Hyperkalaemia: Hyperkalaemia (High Potassium) is a medical condition in which your blood contains too much potassium. Your body requires potassium. It's a vital nutrient that can be found in various foods. Potassium aids the proper functioning of your nerves and muscles, including your heart. Moreover, having too much potassium in your blood might be dangerous. It has the potential to cause major heart problems.

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Alcohol

Caution

You are recommended not to consume alcohol along with Renokay Powder 15.3 gm to avoid unpleasant side effects.

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Pregnancy

Caution

There is limited information available on using Renokay Powder 15.3 gm in patients with pregnant women. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and potential risks before prescribing them to you. Please consult your doctor.

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Breast Feeding

Caution

There is limited information available on using Renokay Powder 15.3 gm in patients with pregnant women. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and potential risks before prescribing them to you. Please consult your doctor.

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Driving

Safe if prescribed

Renokay Powder 15.3 gm has no or negligible impact on the ability to drive or use machines.

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Liver

Caution

If you have a history or evidence of any liver-related diseases, please inform the doctor before taking medicine. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and potential risks before prescribing Renokay Powder 15.3 gm.

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Kidney

Caution

If you have a history or evidence of any kidney-related diseases, please inform the doctor before taking medicine. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and potential risks before prescribing Renokay Powder 15.3 gm.

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Children

Safe if prescribed

Renokay Powder 15.3 gm can be given safely to children under the supervision of a child specialist. The dose is worked out according to how much the child weighs.

Country of origin

India

Manufacturer/Marketer address

51 A 1 Mandiriappan Street New Siddhapudur Coimbatore 641044
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FAQs

Renokay Powder 15.3 gm is used to treat something called 'hyperkalaemia'. It is used in patients with kidney problems and on dialysis. Hyperkalaemia (High Potassium) is a medical problem where you have too much potassium in your blood.
Renokay Powder 15.3 gm contains calcium polystyrene sulphonate, which belongs to a group of medicines called 'ion exchange resins. It is used to treat a medical condition known as 'hyperkalaemia.' This occurs when your blood has excessive potassium. It works by eliminating excess potassium from your system in order to restore your levels to normal.
The most common cause of genuinely high potassium (hyperkalemia) is a kidney problem, such as acute kidney failure. Kidney disease is chronic.
Potassium is an essential electrolyte required for various vital functions in our body. However, high potassium levels may lead to complications such as muscle cramps, pain, difficulty breathing, nausea, tiredness, chest pain, and even death.
No, it is a prescribed medication for preventing specific medical conditions such as treating hyperkalaemia. Taking this medication on your own can cause unwanted side effects.
Renokay Powder 15.3 gm may interact with medicines used to treat Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (e.g. pantoprazole, esomeprazole). So, it is recommended not to take Renokay Powder 15.3 gm and antacids medications same time. If necessary, a time gap of 2hours in between two medicines is advisable.
Depending upon the severity of your medical condition, your doctor may prescribe Renokay Powder 15.3 gm to you daily for a specific duration. However, do not take it endlessly on your own without a doctor's advice.

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