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Shelcal CT Max Capsule

Salt Composition : Calcitriol,eicosapentaenoic Acid,docosahexaenoic Acid,methylcobalamin,folic Acid,calcium Carbonate

Manufacturer : TORRENT PHARMACEUTICALS LTD

Origin of Medicine : India

MRP: 450.25
Price :382
You Save :68 (15%)

15 Capsule(s) In A Strip

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Introduction to Shelcal Ct Max Capsule

Shelcal CT Max Capsule has active ingredients such as Calcitriol, eicosapentaenoic acid, docosahexaenoic acid, methylcobalamin, folic acid, calcium carbonate. It belongs to the group of nutritional supplements and is used to treat and prevent nutritional deficiencies. Additionally, it is used to treat anemia, respiratory illness, heart, kidney, hormonal disorders, and immune-related problems. 

Methylcobalamin protects nerves and enhances blood cell production. Calcitriol and Calcium carbonate treat calcium deficiency and promote bone health. Boron builds strong bones, preventing bone thinning, and improves learning abilities in children. Folic acid aids in blood cell production. DHA and EPA, omega-3 fatty acids, lower excess cholesterol levels.

Do not consume this medicine if you are allergic to Shelcal CT Max Capsule or any of its ingredients. Inform the doctor if you have hypercalciuria, hypercalcemia, previous surgery, and any other kidney-related disorders because it is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disorders as it makes the condition worse. Inform the doctor if the patient is pregnant or breastfeeding mother before starting this medication.

The common side effects that are Shelcal CT Max Capsule are headache, stomach upset, loss of appetite, fatigue, bloating, diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting. Most of the side effects resolve on their own, but if the symptoms prolong for a longer duration of time, consult the doctor. This medication has to be taken as per the advice of the doctor because dose alteration depends upon the age and medical condition of the patient.


Uses of Shelcal Ct Max Capsule

  • Treats calcium deficiency
  • Reduces coronary artery disease, respiratory disorders, hormonal problems, and immune-related problems.
  • Treatment of osteoporosis, rickets, and arthritis.

Therapeutic Effects of Shelcal Ct Max Capsule

Shelcal CT Max Capsule works by maintaining the calcium levels in the blood and increases the intestinal absorption of calcium and phosphate in patients with low calcium levels in the blood. It also treats osteoporosis, rickets, hormonal problems, heart conditions, and hypoparathyroidism.


Interaction of Shelcal Ct Max Capsule with other drugs

Inform your doctor about any prescribed medications, over-the-counter medicines, nutritional or vitamin supplements, and herbal products you take or have taken before the treatment. Certain medications may interact with Shelcal CT Max Capsule and can cause undesirable side effects.


More Information about Shelcal Ct Max Capsule

  • Keep out of sight and reach of pets and children.
  • Do not freeze the medicine.
  • Do not store above 30°C.
  • Always check the expiry date before consuming it.

How to consume Shelcal Ct Max Capsule

Take Shelcal CT Max Capsule has to be taken as prescribed by your doctor. It should be taken with food because it increases the absorption of calcium and phosphate. Swallow this medicine as a whole. Do not chew, break or crush it. 

If a patient forgets to take a dose, take it immediately and do not overdose on the medication. This medication is not recommended in children, and consult the doctor before taking Shelcal CT Max Capsule.


Safety Advices for Shelcal Ct Max Capsule

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Pregnancy

  

Limited information is available on using Shelcal CT Max Capsule during pregnancy. Notify your healthcare professional if you are pregnant or planning to have a baby think you may be pregnant. Your doctor will suggest this medicine only if needed.

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Breast Feeding

  

It is unknown whether Shelcal CT Max Capsule is excreted in breast milk. So, before starting the treatment, inform your doctor if you are breastfeeding. Constant your doctor for more information. Your doctor will suggest this medicine only if needed.

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Lungs

  

It is unknown whether Shelcal CT Max Capsule is safe for patients with lung problems. Inform your physician if you have any lung disease before starting the treatment. Contact your doctor if you experience any lung-related symptoms.

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Liver

  

It is unknown whether Shelcal CT Max Capsule is safe for patients with Liver problems. Inform your physician if you have any liver disease before starting the treatment. Contact your doctor if you experience any liver-related symptoms.

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Alcohol

  

It is unsafe to consume alcohol while taking Shelcal CT Max Capsule as it decreases the effectiveness of the medication.

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Driving

  

Shelcal CT Max Capsule does not impair the ability to drive or handle heavy machines.


Side Effects of Shelcal Ct Max Capsule

Side effects are unwanted symptoms caused by medicines. Even though all medications cause side effects, not everyone gets them.

Serious

  • Hypercalcemia
  • Bruising
  • Skin rash
  • Itching
  • Dermatitis

Common

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Headache
  • Upper abdominal pain
  • Heartburn
  • Flatulence
  • Loss of appetite

Word of Advice

It is advised to take Shelcal CT Max Capsule along with food because it effectively helps in the intestinal absorption of calcium and phosphate and informs the doctor about kidney problems, hypercalcemia, hypercalciuria, and other medication taken for different conditions. Consult the doctor if the patient is pregnant or breastfeeding mother before starting this medication. This medication is not recommended in children unless prescribed by the doctor.


FAQs

Q 1. How to manage the side effects of Shelcal CT Max Capsule?

To manage the side effects of Shelcal CT Max Capsule, follow the prescribed dosage, and report side effects promptly. Stay hydrated to prevent constipation. Keep monitoring the total calcium intake. Maintain a healthy lifestyle, and attend follow-up appointments.

Q 2. What are the side effects of Shelcal CT Max Capsule?

The common side effects are headache, vomiting, nausea, stomach pain, loss of appetite, diarrhea, bloating, and weight loss. These symptoms usually don’t need medical attention and can be resolved on their own.

Q 3. Can Shelcal CT Max Capsule be taken in diabetic patients?

Consult a doctor for personalized guidance regarding the combination of medications and supplements (Calcitriol, eicosapentaenoic acid, docosahexaenoic acid, methylcobalamin, folic acid, and calcium carbonate) in diabetic patients.

Q 4. Can Shelcal CT Max Capsule be taken while driving?

Yes, it is safe to use Shelcal CT Max Capsule while driving because it does not impair the ability to drive.

Q 5. Can Shelcal CT Max Capsule be taken in kidney patients?

Shelcal CT Max Capsule is used cautiously in kidney patients and is not recommended for severe kidney disease. Consult the doctor before taking this medication.


Fact Box of Shelcal Ct Max Capsule

Molecule Name: Calcitriol+ eicosapentaenoic acid+ docosahexaenoic acid+ methyl cobalmin+ folic acid+ calcium carbonate

Therapeutic class:  Calcium and vitamin D supplements 

Pharmacological class:  Nutritional supplements


 

Indications: 

1. Treats calcium deficiency

2. Reduces coronary artery disease, respiratory disorders, hormonal problems, and immune-related problems.

3. Treatment of osteoporosis, rickets, and arthritis.


References

  1. KD. Tripathi. Drugs Affecting Calcium Balance. Essentials of medical pharmacology. Seventh edition. 2013. Page – 337. https://www.medicineindia.org/pharmacology-for-generic/3165/calcitriol-eicosapentaenoic-acid-docosahexenoic-acid-mecobalamine-folic-acid-sodium-borate-calcium [Accessed date 21st June 2023]
  2. U.S. National Library of medicine,  [Revised on 16th November 2022] [Accessed date 21st June 2023)] https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00500409
  3. National Library of medicine, [Revised on 12th Feb 2018] [Accessed date 21st June 2023] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29440373/ 

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