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Background and Date of Approval
Soy Isoflavones + Calcitriol + Calcium Citrate belongs to the medication class known as dietary supplements, which ensures overall growth and development of the body by balancing Calcium levels.
Mechanism of Action of undefined
Calcitriol is a man-made form of Vitamin D3 that raises calcium levels in the blood by improving calcium absorption. Calcium carbonate prevents or treats calcium deficiency, supporting bone formation. Soy isoflavones improve heart health and strengthen bones in postmenopausal women.
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Soy Isoflavones + Calcitriol + Calcium Citrate is used in osteoporosis, vitamin D deficiency, diabetes, menopausal symptoms, hypophosphatemia (low level of phosphate in the blood), hypocalcemia (a low level of calcium in the blood), cardiovascular health, bone diseases in renal osteodystrophy (a complication of chronic kidney disease that weakens your bones), postmenopausal osteoporosis, pre-dialysis.
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Take the Soy Isoflavones + Calcitriol + Calcium Citrate as your physician advises. Do not crush, chew, or open the medicine. Your physician will decide the correct dosage and duration based on age, body weight, and disease condition. Only stop taking the tablet if your doctor advises you to stop.
Warnings, Precautions and Side Effects of undefined
Soy Isoflavones + Calcitriol + Calcium Citrate should not be consumed if you are allergic to Soy Isoflavones, Calcitriol, Calcium Citrate, or any of its ingredients in the medication. This medicine is not advised to use in children under 18 years old. Notify your doctor if you are on a low-sodium diet or planning to have surgery, including dental procedures. Avoid consuming other vitamin D supplements with this medicine. Do not take this medicine if you have high levels of calcium in your blood (hypercalcemia), overactive parathyroid glands (hyperparathyroidism), a condition called Zollinger Ellison syndrome, kidney stones, excess calcium in your urine, impaired kidney function, or vitamin D toxicity
Do not consume this medicine if you are pregnant or breasting because it is unknown whether Soy Isoflavones + Calcitriol + Calcium Citrate harms the baby or fetus. Notify your healthcare professional if you are pregnant or planning to have a baby think you may be pregnant. It is advised to avoid alcohol and grapefruit or grapefruit juice. Patients with kidney disorders should take the medicine cautiously and inform the doctor about all the underlying medical conditions.
The most common side effects of Soy Isoflavones + Calcitriol + Calcium Citrate are nausea, constipation, vomiting, slow heart rate, gas or bloating, high calcium levels in the blood, headache, abdominal pain, dry mouth, muscle, and bone pain, metallic taste. Serious side effects while taking Soy Isoflavones + Calcitriol + Calcium Citrate are kidney stones, urinary tract infections, and disturbance in heart rhythm.
Word Of Advice
Do not stop the medicine until your doctor advises. Do not double-dose the medicine to make up for a forgotten dose. Limit or decrease your consumption of caffeine and soft drinks, as they can interfere with the absorption of calcium. Do not consume alcohol. Do not breastfeed while taking Soy Isoflavones + Calcitriol + Calcium Citrate unless your doctor advises. Notify your doctor if you experience any serious side effects. Your medical professional will inform you if you need any dose adjustments. Contact your doctor for more information.
Frequently Asked Question
- Tabletwise,[Revised on 27th September 2020] [Accessed on 29th June 2023], https://www.tabletwise.net/supracal-iso-tablet
- Pharmed, [Accessed on 29th June 2023], https://www.pharmedlimited.com/women-health/supracal-iso.html
The drug information on this page is not a substitute for medical advice. It is meant for educational purposes only. For further details, consult your doctor about your medical condition to know if you are eligible to receive this treatment.