Hydroxyapatite compound


Concise Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
Prevention of postmenopausal osteoporosis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult: PO As ossein-hydroxyapatite compd: 1,660 mg twice daily.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Children <6 yr. Prolonged immobilization accompanied by hypercalciuria.
Special Precautions
Monitor serum calcium level during treatment. To be taken with vitamin D for maximal benefit. Caution when used in renally impaired patients.
Adverse Reactions
Risk of hypercalciuria.
Drug Interactions
Biphosphonates may increase the osteoconductive and regenerative properties of hydroxyapatite when used together.
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