Instructions for use "Calcium-D3 Nycomed»


the treatment of deficiency of calcium and vitamin D for children 12 years old and adults appoint 1 tablet 2 times a day, children 5-12 years - 1 tablet as "Calcium-D3 Nycomed "1-2 times a day.The dosage for children 3-5 years defines a pediatrician.The duration of treatment with a shortage of vitamins is 4-6 weeks.Repeated courses are recommended after consulting a doctor.

the treatment of osteoporosis is prescribed 1 tablet three times a day.For the prevention of osteoporosis - 1 tablet 2 times a day.Duration of treatment is determined individually depending on the severity of the condition.Pregnant st
rictly adhere to recommended dosage, doctor set, as excess calcium can adversely affect fetal development. The drug can be taken with food or on their own.The tablets can dissolve, chew or swallow with water.

Contraindications and warnings


The drug should not be taken if you are hypersensitive to any of its components, including sucrose and fructose.This tool is contraindicated in hypervitaminosis of vitamin D, hypercalcemia, urolithiasis, accompanied by the presence of Calcium stones.Also, the drug is contraindicated in severe renal insufficiency, sarcoidosis, phenylketonuria, tuberculosis in an active form.The drug is not indicated for children under 3 years old.

In an application "Calcium-D3 Nycomed" with heart medications and diuretics requires regular monitoring of serum calcium levels.Antibiotics should be taken separately from the preparation of calcium with an interval at least 3 hours.Simultaneous treatment with laxatives helps reduce the absorption of vitamin D. Foods such as spinach, rhubarb and cereals, lower absorption of calcium.Once their use is recommended to take the drug no earlier than 2 hours.

Side effects


the treatment of "Calcium-D3 Nycomed" may cause adverse reactions in the form of hypercalcemia, hypercalciuria, nausea, bloating, constipation or diarrhea, stomach pain, and skin allergies (urticaria, pruritus,rash).

In some cases it may be an overdose of the drug.Its symptoms are thirst, nausea, anorexia, muscle weakness, bone pain, fatigue, kidney stones, heart arrhythmia.When symptoms of overdose have to stop taking the drug itself, as well as cardiac and diuretics (if present), gastric lavage, to make up the loss of body fluids and seek medical advice.