FOSCHEK 250MG TABLET

icon
Wockhardt Ltd

Composition for FOSCHEK 250MG TABLET

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Increased Phosphate Levels In Blood
Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Pregnancy
icon
Driving
81.96
₹8.2/tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
SOLD OUT

Substitutes for FOSCHEK TABLET

PERITO 250MG TABLET
La Renon Healthcare Pvt Ltd
₹1.81/tablet
save 78%
FOSBAIT 250MG TABLET
Panacea Biotec Ltd
₹13.62/tablet
66% costlier

Medicine Overview of FOSCHEK TABLET

uses

Uses of FOSCHEK TABLET

Foschek 250mg tablet is used in the treatment of increased phosphate levels in blood
It is used in patients with kidney problems and on dialysis.
uses

Side effects of FOSCHEK TABLET

Common

Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Flatulence, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Dyspepsia, Decreased calcium level in blood.

uses

How to use FOSCHEK 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 Foschek 250mg tablet with food.

How FOSCHEK TABLET works

Foschek 250mg tablet inhibits the absorption of phosphate from the intestine and lower the phosphate levels in the blood.

In Depth Information on FOSCHEK TABLET

Expert advice for FOSCHEK TABLET

• Lanthanum carbonate is not recommended in children. • Inform your doctor that you are taking lanthanum carbonate as it interferes with stomach x-rays. • You will be regularly monitored with lab test, including phosphate levels while using lanthanum carbonate • Do not take non-prescription antacids while taking lanthanum carbonate. • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. • It should not be given to patients allergic to lanthanum carbonate or any of its ingredients. • Lanthanum carbonate should not be given to patients having a blockage in bowels (eg, ileus, impaction).
Warnings
Special precautions for FOSCHEK 250MG TABLET
icon
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
icon
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Foschek 250mg 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.
...
+more
icon
Lactation
SAFE
Foschek 250mg tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
icon
Driving
CAUTION
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
icon
Kidney
SAFE
There is no interaction between renal impairment and consumi
ng this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
...
+more
icon
Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns