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Medicine Overview of Ikmag Kit

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Uses of Ibandronic Acid

Ibandronic Acid is used in the treatment of osteoporosis
This disease mostly occurs in women after menopause, but can sometimes be seen in men. It can also occur in patients receiving steroids.
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Side effects of Ibandronic Acid

Common

Musculoskeletal (bone, muscle or joint) pain, Headache, Heartburn, Difficulty in swallowing.

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How to use Ibandronic Acid

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label before use.

How Ikmag Kit works

Ibandronic Acid is a bisphosphonate. It acts by suppressing the activity of osteoclasts, cells that cause the destruction of bone, thereby strengthening the bones and minimizing the risk of fractures.
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Uses of Calcium Carbonate

Calcium Carbonate is used in the treatment of nutritional deficiencies.
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Side effects of Calcium Carbonate

Common

Frequent urge to urinate, Belching, Constipation, Dryness in mouth, Loss of appetite, Stomach pain, Stomach upset.

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How to use Calcium Carbonate

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label before use.

How Ikmag Kit works

Calcium Carbonate provides essential nutrients.
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Uses of Calcitriol

Calcitriol is used in the treatment of nutritional deficiencies.
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Side effects of Calcitriol

Common

Frequent urge to urinate, Dryness in mouth, Bitter taste, Sluggishness, Constipation, Headache, Muscle pain, Loss of appetite, Weight loss, Bone pain, Abdominal pain, Nausea, Excessive thirst, Weakness, Vomiting.

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How to use Calcitriol

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label before use.

How Ikmag Kit works

Calcitriol provides essential nutrients.
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Uses of Vitamin MK

Vitamin MK is used in the treatment of nutritional deficiencies.
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How to use Vitamin MK

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label before use.

How Ikmag Kit works

Vitamin MK provides essential nutrients.
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Uses of Zinc

Zinc is used in the treatment of nutritional deficiencies.
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How to use Zinc

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label before use.

How Ikmag Kit works

Zinc provides essential nutrients.

In Depth Information on Ikmag Kit

Expert advice for Ibandronic Acid

  • Take Ibandronic Acid in the morning on an empty stomach with water.
  • Do not eat or drink for 30 minutes after taking Ibandronic Acid.
  • Maintain an upright posture for 30 minutes after taking Ibandronic Acid.
  • Inform your doctor if you experience pain in jaw, throat, chest, abdomen, hips or thighs.
  • Inform your doctor if you are about to undergo any major dental procedures, as Ibandronic Acid may need to be discontinued temporarily.

Expert advice for Calcium Carbonate

  • Do not take calcium carbonate within 1-2 hours of taking other medicines. Calcium may decrease the absorption of the other medicines.
  • Should be taken after 2 hours of eating foods rich in oxalic acid (spinach and rhubarb), phosphate (bran), or phytinic acid (whole cereals).
  • Consult a doctor if you have Higher than normal levels of calcium in your  blood Mild to moderate problems with your kidneys (Kidney stones or Kidney failure). 

Expert advice for Calcitriol

  • Do not take any other forms of Vitamin D unless your doctor suggests.
  • Take calcium supplements along with Vitamin D3 as suggested by your doctor.
  • Drink plenty of fluids (such as water) as it is important not to become dehydrated. 
  • Avoid using antacids without your doctor's advice. Some antacids can make it harder for your body to absorb calcitriol.
  • Consult your doctor if you notice a metallic taste in mouth, muscle or joint pain, headache or drowziness.
Ikmag Kit related warnings
Special precautions for Ikmag Kit
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ikmag Kit 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
Ikmag Kit is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited
human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
It is not known whether Ikmag Kit alters the ability to driv
e. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
Ikmag Kit is probably safe to use in patients with kidney di
sease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Ikmag Kit may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Ikmag Kit is probably safe to use in patients with liver dis
ease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Ikmag Kit may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Ikmag Kit

Frequently asked questions about Ibandronic Acid

Q. What is Ibandronic Acid used for?
Ibandronic Acid is used to treat and prevent bones from becoming weak and brittle (osteoporosis) in menopausal women
Q. How does Ibandronic Acid work?
Ibandronic Acid belongs to a class of medication called bisphosphonates. It prevents breakdown of the bones. It also increases the density of the bones thus preventing osteoporosis. It is also used to treat high calcium levels in the blood due to secondary bone cancer and metastasis of bone due to breast cancer
Q. Is Ibandronic Acid a steroid?
Ibandronic Acid is not a steroid
Q. What is Ibandronic Acid 150 mg?
Ibandronic Acid 150 mg is a tablet which is to be taken once a month.
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Frequently asked questions about Calcium Carbonate

Q. What is supracal/shelcal 500/cipcal 500?
Shelcal, supracal, cipcal contain calcium carbonate along with vitamin D3
Q. What is it used for?
These preparations are used as a calcium supplements
Q. Is calcium carbonate/shelcal 500 chewable?
Yes, however it depends on dosage form available. If it is an oral tablet it has to be swallowed
Q. Is calcium carbonate a metal/ alkali/ base?
No, calcium carbonate is a mineral salt
Q. Does calcium carbonate cause kidney stones?
Calcium carbonate may cause kidney stones if taken at larger dose or for prolonged duration. Always consult your docctor regarding its use.
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Frequently asked questions about Calcitriol

Q. Is calcitriol an OTC drug?
Calcitriol is not available as OTC drug
Q. Is calcitriol a hormone, is it vitamin D and is it same as vitamin D3?
Calcitriol is a steroid hormone, a form of Vitamin D, also called Vitamin D3
Q. Is Calcitriol lipid soluble?
Yes, Calcitriol is lipid soluble
Q. Is Calcitriol same as cholecalciferol?
Vitamin D3 has several forms: Cholecalciferol is an inactive, unhydroxylated form of vitamin D3, whereas Calcitriol (also called 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3) is the active form of D3
Q. Is Calcitriol a phosphate binder?
No, Calcitriol is not a phosphate binder
Q. What is Bio-D3 max, Bio-D3plus?
Bio-D3 Max and Bio D3 plus are combinational drugs which contains calcitriol
Q. What is rocaltrol capsule/is it generic/ is it vitamin D3/ is it vitamin D what is rocaltrol 0.25/ what it is used for/ is it gluten free/ is it available over the counter?
Rocaltrol is a trade (brand) name for synthetic calcitriol (form of vitamin D, vitamin D3). It is available as 0.25 and 0.5 mg capsules. Rocaltrol works by making your body absorb more calcium from your diet. This helps to form healthy bones and reduce bone damage. It is gluten free. Rocaltrol is not available over the counter.
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Substitutes for Ikmag

No substitutes found for this medicine
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