FOSCHEK 500MG TABLET

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Composition FOR FOSCHEK 500mg tablet

Lanthanum Carbonate(500mg)

food interaction for FOSCHEK tablet

alcohol interaction for FOSCHEK tablet

pregnancy interaction for FOSCHEK tablet

lactation interaction for FOSCHEK tablet

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It is better to take Foschek 500mg tablet with food.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Foschek 500mg 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Foschek 500mg tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
SAFE

SALT INFORMATION FOR FOSCHEK 500mg tablet

Lanthanum Carbonate(500mg)

Foschek tablet uses

Foschek 500mg tablet is used in the treatment of increased phosphate levels in blood
It is used in patients with kidney problems and on dialysis.

How foschek tablet works

Foschek 500mg tablet inhibits the absorption of phosphate from the intestine and lower the phosphate levels in the blood.

Common side effects of foschek tablet

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

SUBSTITUTES FOR FOSCHEK tablet

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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).

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Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)