PROCAL TABLET

Manufacturer : PRR-PRORIENT PHARMACETICALS LTD
Composition : CALCIUM CARBONATE-625MG+CHOLECALCIFEROL-125I.U
Dose Form : TABLET
Description : PROCAL TAB
Route Of Administration : ORAL
Pack : 10
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PRO0158
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Manufacturer : PRR-PRORIENT PHARMACETICALS LTD
Composition : CALCIUM CARBONATE-625MG+CHOLECALCIFEROL-125I.U
Dose Form : TABLET
Description : PROCAL TAB
Route Of Administration : ORAL
Pack : 10

Drug Ingredient Information

CALCIUM CARBONATE-625MG+CHOLECALCIFEROL-125I.U

CALCIUM CARBONATE

Information for patients
Drug Information Calcium carbonate Effervescent Tablets contain Calcium carbonate as the active ingredient (which when dispersed in water provide 500mg of elemental calcium as calcium citrate). The tablets provide extra calcium, in addition to a normal diet, and are used to treat conditions in which the body’s calcium levels need to be increased. Calcium is essential for healthy growth of bones and teeth.
Drug Alert
Alert if you have: • an allergy (hypersensitivity) to any of the ingredients in the product - see Section 6 on “What Calcium carbonate Effervescent Tablets contain”. • an overactive parathyroid gland (hyperparathyroidism) or too much vitamin D in your body (hypervitaminosis D). • a high concentration of calcium in your urine (hypercalciuria) or blood (hypercalcaemia). A high concentration of calcium in the blood may be caused by impaired kidney function, an overactive parathyroid gland, too much Vitamin D in your body or certain bone tumours
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug if you have: • an allergy (hypersensitivity) to any of the ingredients in the product - see Section 6 on “What Calcium carbonate Effervescent Tablets contain”. • an overactive parathyroid gland (hyperparathyroidism) or too much vitamin D in your body (hypervitaminosis D). • a high concentration of calcium in your urine (hypercalciuria) or blood (hypercalcaemia). A high concentration of calcium in the blood may be caused by impaired kidney function, an overactive parathyroid gland, too much Vitamin D in your body or certain bone tumours • been immobilised for long periods and had a high concentration of calcium in your blood or urine. • kidney stones
Drug Special Care Consult your doctor before taking this medicine if you have: • a tendency to form kidney stones or impaired kidney function - your treatment will need to be monitored carefully if your kidneys are not working properly to ensure you do not build up too much calcium in your blood. • sarcoidosis (formation of nodules especially in the lymph nodes, lungs, bones and skin
Drug Drug Interactions Please tell your doctor if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including those obtained without a prescription. Seek medical advice before taking Calcium carbonate Effervescent Tablets if you are already taking: • vitamin D • heart medicines such as digoxin and cardiac glycosides • tetracycline antibiotics • thiazide diuretics (water tablets) • bisphosphonates and sodium fluoride (drugs used to treat bone disorders).
Drug Pregnancy Interaction Women who are pregnant or breast-feeding can take Calcium carbonate Effervescent Tablets. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicine
Drug Breast feeding Interaction Women who are pregnant or breast-feeding can take Calcium carbonate Effervescent Tablets. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicine
Drug Machinery Interaction Calcium carbonate Effervescent Tablets are not expected to affect your ability to drive or operate machinery
Drug More Information Allergy is more common in those people who are allergic to aspirin. Sodium – This medicine contains up to 100mg sodium per dose. To be taken into consideration by patients on a controlled sodium diet.
How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info
Drug quanitty Adults and Elderly: To treat conditions caused by lack of calcium, the dose is usually between 2 and 5 tablets per day. • To prevent bone damage caused by osteoporosis, a dose of 1 to 3 tablets is required per day. • To supplement calcium in your diet, the dose is up to 3 tablets a day. Children: • To treat conditions caused by lack of calcium, the dose is usually between 2 and 5 tablets per day. • To supplement calcium in your diet, the dose is up to 2 tablets a day.
Drug Dose The tablets must be dissolved completely in a glass of water and the solution consumed immediately
Excess Drug Consumption Do not exceed the recommended dose. If you take too much medicine, tell your doctor immediately or visit your nearest Accident & Emergency Department (take the pack with you if possible). Symptoms of overdose may include nausea (feeling sick), polydipsia (excessive thirst), polyuria (frequent passing of urine), constipation
Forgot Drug Consumption If you miss a dose, take the next dose as soon as you remember and continue taking your medicine as before (do not take a double dose). If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your pharmacist
Stop Drug Consumption
Possible Side Effects
General Information Like all medicines, Calcium carbonate Effervescent Tablets can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them
Common Drug Side Effects You may suffer an allergic reaction. If you experience rash, itching, difficulty in breathing or swelling of the face, lips, throat or tongue, stop taking the tablets immediately and seek urgent medical help
Rare Drug Side Effects • nausea • abdominal pain • diarrhoea • constipation • wind • skin rashes and itching • high concentration of calcium in the blood (hypercalcaemia) or urine (hypercalciuria)
Very Rare Drug Side Effects
Drug Side Effects Symptoms
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine Keep out of the reach and sight of children. Store the product in a dry place. Keep the top of the tube closed with the stopper as Calcium carbonate Effervescent Tablets can be affected by moisture. Do not use Calcium carbonate Effervescent Tablets after the expiry which is stated on the carton after ‘Exp’. The date refers to the last day of that month. Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment.

CHOLECALCIFEROL

Information for patients
Drug Information Vitamin D3 is essential for healthy bones and teeth. Vitamin D3 provide extra calcium and vitamin D3 to your diet. It is therefore used in conditions where your body’s calcium and vitamin D levels need to be increased. Vitamin D3 can be prescribed by doctors for certain bone conditions, for example, osteoporosis. Studies show that taking calcium and vitamin D3 over a long time can prevent hip and other non-vertebral bone fractures in later life.
Drug Alert
Alert
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug • if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to calcium carbonate, vitamin D3 or any of the other ingredients in Vitamin D3 (see Section 6 Further Information). • if you have higher than normal levels of calcium in your blood (hypercalcaemia). Your doctor will be able to tell you if you do. • If you have severe kidney failure
Drug Special Care • If you have osteoporosis (thinning of the bones) due to long periods of inactivity, such as long-term bed rest. • If you have problems with your kidneys, for example kidney stones. • If you have higher than normal levels of calcium in your urine (hypercalciuria). If you are unsure your doctor will advise you. • If you have sarcoidosis (inflammation that produces lumps of cells in various organs in the body). Your doctor will be able to tell you if you do. • If you have previously been told by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars. • If you are taking any other medication, even those you may have bought for yourself without prescription.
Drug Drug Interactions Tell your doctor if you are taking calcium supplements or antacids for indigestion, digitalis drugs (e.g. Lanoxin), diuretics or corticosteroids. If you are taking thyroxine, bisphosphonates, iron or fluoride medicines, tetracycline or quinolone antibiotics make sure your doctor knows this. When taking these medicines leave a period of about 4 hours before taking your Vitamin D3 . Do not take any of these listed medicines at the same time as your Vitamin D3. Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines including medicines taken without a prescription.
Drug Pregnancy Interaction In pregnancy or when breast feeding, Vitamin D3 should only be used under medical supervision. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicine.
Drug Breast feeding Interaction In pregnancy or when breast feeding, Vitamin D3 should only be used under medical supervision. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicine.
Drug Machinery Interaction
Drug More Information
How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info
Drug quanitty Adults, elderly and children over 12 years of age – Swallow 2 twice daily, ideally two in the morning and two in the evening. Children under 12 – Do not give Vitamin D3 to children under 12 years.
Drug Dose Always take Vitamin D3 exactly as your doctor has told you. You should check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
Excess Drug Consumption You should only take what your doctor recommends. If you take too many contact your doctor or pharmacist if you can do so. If not, go to the nearest hospital casualty department immediately, taking the pack and remaining tablets with you.
Forgot Drug Consumption - If you forget to take your , take them as soon as possible and then continue to take them as normal. Do not take a double dose to make up for forgotten .
Stop Drug Consumption Always talk to your doctor or pharmacist before you stop taking the .
Possible Side Effects
General Information
Common Drug Side Effects Like all medicines, Vitamin D3 can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. Rare Side Effects (affecting less than 1 in 1,000 people): •Constipation, wind, feeling sick, stomach ache, diarrhoea •Skin rash •Hypercalcaemia (too much calcium in your blood) or hypercalciuria (too much calcium in your urine) If you are on long term treatment your doctor may from time to time wish to check the level of calcium in your blood and take urine samples to monitor kidney function.
Rare Drug Side Effects
Very Rare Drug Side Effects
Drug Side Effects Symptoms
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine •Keep out of reach and sight of children. •Do not store above 25oC. Store in the original package. •Do not use Vitamin D3 after the expiry date that is printed on the carton label has passed. •Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment.

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