Glaxo Smithkline Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
|Calcium Carbonate||1250 mg|
|Magnesium Hydroxide (Milk of Magnesia)||166 mg|
|Vitamin D3||250 iu|
|Zinc Sulphate||20.6 mg|
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|Composit uses/ indication of CALCIMAG :|
Calcium & Vit deficiency states, pregnancy and lactation, rickets, post menopausal, chronic renal failure.
Antacid and osmotic purgative, Gastrointestinal hyperacidity, Osmotic laxative.
Renal osteodystrophy. Hypocalaemia and Hyperphosphataemia. Vitamin D dependent rickets, renal tubular osteomalacia. Managing hypocalaemia in patients undergoing dialysis for chronic renal failure
For eye and ear wash. Acne and impetigo.
|Composit contra indication of CALCIMAG :|
Intestinal obstruction, faecal impaction, renal failure, appendicitis.
Hypersensitivity. Severe renal impairment.
|Composit side effects of CALCIMAG :|
Hypotension, Hypotension, Sinus bradycardia, Cardiac Arrest, Nausea, Thirst, Constipation, Syncope, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Dry mouth, Headache, Anorexia, Hypophosphatemia, Dry mouth, Hypercalcemia, GI irritation.
GI irritation, diarrhoea, abdominal cramps; hypermagnesaemia (in patients with renal impairment). Paralytic ileus.
Including pruritus, rash, hives, and rarely erythematous skin disorders. features include loss of appetite, constipation, nausea, vomiting, headache, weakness, numbness and sleepiness. Fever, thirst, dehydration, abdominal pain, paralytic ileus, cardiac arrhythmias and psychiatric disturbances can also occur.
Abdominal pain, dyspepsia, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, gastric irritation, gastritis. Prolonged use may cause copper deficiency (e.g. sideroblastic anaemia, neutropenia)
|Composit caution of CALCIMAG :|
Renal impairment, hypercalcaemia-associated disease eg. other malignancies, sarcoidosis, elderly.
Colostomy, ileostomy, electrolyte imbalance. Monitor for toxicity in patients with impaired renal function. Pregnancy.
Pregnancy, lactation, renal impairment, infants, elderly. Coronary disease renal function impairment and arteriosclerois.
Oral/IV: Monitor CBC and serum cholesterol to detect early signs of copper deficiency, especially if prolonged high dose use of zinc. Topical: Consult medical advice if relief not seen within 3 days.