Ritecal

Ritecal

calcium carbonate + vitamin d3

Manufacturer:

Pacific Pharma (Korea)

Distributor:

AA Medical
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Ca, vit D3
Indications/Uses
Ca deficiency; adjunct in prevention of postmenopausal osteoporosis, osteomalacia. Pregnancy & lactation.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & adolescent 1-2 g daily. Dietary supplement Adult 500 mg to 2 g, divided 2-4 times daily. Osteoporosis Adult 1,000-1,500 mg daily.
Administration
Should be taken with food: Avoid intake of other medication w/in 1-2 hr before or after Ca supplement.
Contraindications
Achlorhydria or hypochlorhydria; hyperparathyroidism; primary or secondary hypercalcemia; hypercalciuria; renal calculi; sarcoidosis.
Special Precautions
Renal dysfunction, hypoparathyroid patients.
Adverse Reactions
Drug Interactions
Digoxin, etidronate, phenytoin, tetracycline, vit; antibiotics.
MIMS Class
Calcium/with Vitamins
ATC Classification
A12AX - Calcium, combinations with vitamin D and/or other drugs ; Used as dietary supplements.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Ritecal chewable tab
Packing/Price
1's
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