Generic

Calcium+Vitamin D3

Therapeutic Class

Vitamins and Minerals

Pack Size

Coralcal-D 500 mg / 200 IU tablet: Each box contains 60 tablets (6 x 10's) in Alu-PVC / PVDC blister pack.

Indications

Coralcal-D® is used in the prevention and management of osteoporosis, osteomalacia, tetany, hypoparathyroidism, disorders of osteogenesis. Also used as supplement in case of inadequate intake of calcium in childhood diet, rickets, pregnancy & lactation, elderly patients. Other indications include pancreatitis, phosphate binder in chronic renal failure etc.

Therapeutic Class

Vitamins and Minerals

Dosage & Administration

One tablet once or twice daily with plenty of water or as directed by the physician. Taking in full stomach ensures better absorption.

Contraindications

Hypersensitivity to any of the components, hypocalcaemia resulting from overdose of Vitamin D, hyperparathyroidism, bone metastases, severe renal insufficiency, severe hypercalciuria, renal calculi etc.

Side Effects

Flatulence, diarrhoea, constipation, upper GI discomfort etc. are rare manifestation. Hyper- calcaemia due to prolong use has rarely been reported.

Pregnancy & Lactation

Coralcal-D® can be given to pregnant and lactating mothers as per recommendation of physician.

Precautions

In presence of mild hypercalciuria, careful monitoring with reduction of dose may be needed. Plasma and serum calcium level should be monitored in mild to moderate renal impairment and also in case of long term use. Patients with renal stone or with such previous, history should also take precaution.

Storage Conditions

Protect from light. Store in dry place below 30°C Keep out of reach of children.