Information about Calcium Phosphate
Generic Name : Calcium Phosphate
Pronunciation : KAL-See-um-poos-ph-ate
Latest prescription information about Calcium Phosphate. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, warnings and its storage instructions . Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
ICD Code : Y54.9
Therapeutic Classification : Minerals
Trade Names/Brand Names of Calcium Phosphate
Why is Calcium Phosphate Prescribed? (Indications)
This medication contains two minerals, prescribed for calcium deficiencies.
When should Calcium Phosphate not be taken? (Contraindications)
What is the dosage of Calcium Phosphate?
The recommended dose is 1 to 2 tablets (667mg) orally once a day.
How should Calcium Phosphate be taken?
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.
What are the warnings and precautions for Calcium Phosphate?
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of kidney stones, thyroid problem, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
What are the side effects of Calcium Phosphate?
• Most Common : Nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, dry mouth, increased thirst and increased urination.
What are the other precautions for Calcium Phosphate?
Avoid taking other medications for 2 hours after consuming this tablet.
What are the storage conditions for Calcium Phosphate?
Store it at room temperature.