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Active ingredient: Calcium

Rating: 2.5 - 2 review(s)

Calcium uses

  1. WARNINGS
  2. ASK A DOCTOR BEFORE USE IF YOU HAVE
  3. STOP USE AND ASK A DOCTOR IF
  4. DIRECTIONS
  5. OTHER INFORMATION

WARNINGS

Do not use this product for more than 1 week unless directed by a doctor

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • abdominal pain
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • a sudden change in bowel habits over a period of 2 weeks

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking an antibiotic containing tetracycline as this product contains calcium

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • rectal bleeding occurs
  • you fail to have bowel movement after use of laxative. These may indicate a serious condition

As with any drug, if you are pregnant or nursing a baby, seek the advice of a health professional before using this product

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions

  • drink a full glass (8 fl. oz.) of liquid with each dose
  • chew tablets thoroughly
  • do not swallow tablets whole
adults and children 12 years of age and over up to 8 tablets daily in divided doses of 2 tablets per dose
children 6 to under 12 years of age up to 4 tablets daily in divided doses of 1 tablet per dose
children 2 to under 6 years of age up to 2 tablets daily in divided doses of 1 tablet per dose
children under 2 years of age consult a doctor

Other information

  • store at room temperature
  • avoid excessive humidity

Inactive ingredients   citric acid, crospovidone, dextrose, flavor, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin, microcrystalline cellulose, sucralose

Questions? 1-800-331-0221

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Frequently asked Questions

Can i drive or operate heavy machine after consuming Calcium?

Depending on the reaction of the Calcium after taken, if you are feeling dizziness, drowsiness or any weakness as a reaction on your body, Then consider Calcium not safe to drive or operate heavy machine after consumption. Meaning that, do not drive or operate heavy duty machines after taking the capsule if the capsule has a strange reaction on your body like dizziness, drowsiness. As prescribed by a pharmacist, it is dangerous to take alcohol while taking medicines as it exposed patients to drowsiness and health risk. Please take note of such effect most especially when taking Primosa capsule. It's advisable to consult your doctor on time for a proper recommendation and medical consultations.

Is Calcium addictive or habit forming?

Medicines are not designed with the mind of creating an addiction or abuse on the health of the users. Addictive Medicine is categorically called Controlled substances by the government. For instance, Schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US are controlled substances.

Please consult the medicine instruction manual on how to use and ensure it is not a controlled substance.In conclusion, self medication is a killer to your health. Consult your doctor for a proper prescription, recommendation, and guidiance.

Review

sDrugs.com conducted a study on Calcium, and the result of the survey is set out below. It is noteworthy that the product of the survey is based on the perception and impressions of the visitors of the website as well as the views of Calcium consumers. We, as a result of this, advice that you do not base your therapeutic or medical decisions on this result, but rather consult your certified medical experts for their recommendations.

Visitor reports

Two visitors reported useful

How is the drug Calcium useful in reducing or relieving the symptoms? How useful is it?
According to the survey conducted by the website sDrugs.com, there are variable results and below are the percentages of the users that say the medicine is useful to them and that say it is not helping them much. It is not ideal to continue taking the medication if you feel it is not helping you much. Contact your healthcare provider to check if there is a need to change the medicine or if there is a need to re-evaluate your condition. The usefulness of the medicine may vary from patient to patient, depending on the other diseases he is suffering from and slightly depends on the brand name.
Visitors%
Useful1
50.0%
Not useful1
50.0%


Visitor reported side effects

No survey data has been collected yet


Visitor reported price estimates

No survey data has been collected yet


Visitor reported frequency of use

No survey data has been collected yet


One visitor reported doses

What is the dose of Calcium drug you are taking?
According to the survey conducted among sDrugs.com website users, the maximum number of people are using the following dose 501mg-1g. Few medications come in only one or two doses. Few are specific for adult dose and child dose. The dose of the medicine given to the patient depends on the severity of the symptom/disease. There can be dose adjustments made by the doctor, based on the progression of the disease. Follow-up is important.
Visitors%
501mg-1g1
100.0%


Two visitors reported time for results

What is the time duration Calcium drug must be taken for it to be effective or for it to reduce the symptoms?
Most chronic conditions need at least some time so the dose and the drug action gets adjusted to the body to get the desired effect. The stastistics say sDrugs.com website users needed > 3 month to notice the result from using Calcium drug. The time needed to show improvement in health condition after using the medicine Calcium need not be same for all the users. It varies based on other factors.
Visitors%
> 3 month2
100.0%


Visitor reported administration

No survey data has been collected yet


Visitor reported age

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The information was verified by Dr. Arunabha Ray, MD Pharmacology

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