Ceracal 30mg Tablet

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Composition for Ceracal 30mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Hypercalcemia (Increased calcium levels in blood), Hyperparathyroidism
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Medicine Overview of Ceracal Tablet

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Uses of Ceracal Tablet

Ceracal 30mg Tablet is used in the treatment of hypercalcemia and hyperparathyroidism.
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Side effects of Ceracal Tablet

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Weakness, Headache, Dizziness, Rash, Back pain, Muscle pain, Upper respiratory tract infection, Dyspepsia, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Decreased appetite, Constipation, Decreased blood pressure.

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How to use Ceracal Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Ceracal 30mg Tablet with food.

How Ceracal Tablet works

Ceracal 30mg tablet works by lowering a chemical (parathyroid hormone), which makes calcium level go back to normal.

In Depth Information on Ceracal Tablet

Expert advice for Ceracal Tablet

  • Inform your doctor before taking cinacalcet if you have heart or liver problems, seizures (fits), history of life threatening hypocalcemia (low blood calcium levels) or if you have started or stopped smoking.
  • Consult your doctor before taking the medicine if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor before taking the medicine if you are taking medicines used to treat skin or bacterial infections, fungal infections, HIV infection, heart problems, depression or high blood pressure.
  • Take this medicine with food or meals as may lead to better absorption of the drug.
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking this drug as it may lead to dizziness.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Ceracal 30mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ceracal 30mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Ceracal 30mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Dizziness and seizures have been reported by patients taking Ceracal 30mg Tablet. This may affect your driving ability.
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Kidney
SAFE
Ceracal 30mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney d
isease. No dose adjustment of Ceracal 30mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Ceracal 30mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ceracal 30mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Cinacalcet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Ceracal 30mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Cinacalcet

Ceracal is used to treat increased blood calcium levels cause due to a condition called as hyperparathyroidism
Ceracal works by decreasing the level of parathyroid hormone which further prevents the increased level of calcium in the blood.

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