Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per 600 tab Ca carbonate 1,500 mg (equiv to Ca 600 mg). Per 600+D tab Ca carbonate 1,500 mg (equiv to Ca 600 mg), vit D3 200 IU. Per 600 PLUS tab Ca carbonate 1,500 mg (equiv to Ca 600 mg), vit D3 200 IU, Mg 50 mg, Zn 7.5 mg, copper 1 mg, manganese 1.8 mg
Indications/Uses
Ca dietary supplement.
Dosage/Direction for Use
1 tab bd.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Hypercalcaemia & hypercalciuria. Severe renal failure.
Special Precautions
Renal impairment, history of renal calculi.
Adverse Reactions
Mild GI disturbances.
Drug Interactions
Enhanced cardiac effects of digitalis glycosides & interfered absorption of tetracycline by Ca salts.
ATC Classification
A12AA04 - calcium carbonate ; Belongs to the class of calcium-containing preparations. Used as dietary supplements.
A12AX - Calcium, combinations with vitamin D and/or other drugs ; Used as dietary supplements.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Caltrate 600 PLUS tab
Packing/Price
100's (RM75.38/pack);60's (RM50.85/pack)
Form
Caltrate 600+D tab
Packing/Price
100's (RM63.11/pack);60's (RM43.3/pack)
Form
Caltrate 600 tab
Packing/Price
60's (RM37.64/pack)
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