Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per 600 tab Ca carbonate 1,500 mg (equiv to Ca 600 mg). Per Calcium+D tab Ca carbonate 1,500 mg (equiv to Ca 600 mg), vit D3 500 IU. Per Calcium+D PLUS tab Ca carbonate 1,500 mg (equiv to Ca 600 mg), vit D3 500 IU, Mg 50 mg, Zn 7.5 mg, Cu 0.5 mg, Mn 1.75 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.
MIMS Class
Calcium/with Vitamins
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 Calcium+D FC tab
Packing/Price
100's;60's
Form
Caltrate Calcium+D PLUS FC tab
Packing/Price
100's;60's
Form
Caltrate 600 tab
Packing/Price
60's
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