United Home Supracid/United Home Supracid Extra Strength

United Home Supracid/United Home Supracid Extra Strength

sodium bicarbonate

Manufacturer:

UNILAB, Inc

Distributor:

UNILAB, Inc
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Na bicarbonate
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Take 1-2 hr after meals w/ a full glass of water.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Edematous Na-retaining conditions eg, CHF, HTN, kidney failure, edema or liver cirrhosis. Restricted Na diet. W/ trouble or pain swallowing food, have bloody or black stools or vomiting blood.
Special Precautions
Avoid prolonged use. May increase bicarbonate or Na levels in the body.
Adverse Reactions
Abdominal distension, belching, flatulence; metabolic alkalosis in patients w/ impaired kidney function; milk-alkali syndrome; tetany in patients w/ low blood Ca levels; Na overload.
Drug Interactions
May cause milk-alkali syndrome w/ milk or Ca. Decreased urinary excretion of flecainide, mecamylamine, quinidine, sympathomimetics, anorexants; chlorpropramide, lithium, methotrexate, salicylates & tetracyclines. Increased absorption w/ naproxen.
ATC Classification
B05CB04 - sodium bicarbonate ; Belongs to the class of salt solutions used as irrigating solutions.
Presentation/Packing
Form
United Home Supracid Extra Strength tab 650 mg
Packing/Price
100's (P75.9/pack)
Form
United Home Supracid tab 325 mg
Packing/Price
100's (P55.66/pack)
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