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Nephlomer 400mg Tablet

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Composition for Nephlomer 400mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Nephlomer 400mg Tablet

Increased phosphate levels in blood
MRP
209.52
₹20.95/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Nephlomer Tablet

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Uses of Nephlomer Tablet

Nephlomer 400mg Tablet is used in the treatment of increased phosphate levels in blood. It is used in patients with kidney problems and on dialysis.
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Nephlomer Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain upper, Flatulence, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Dyspepsia.

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How to use Nephlomer 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. Nephlomer 400mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Nephlomer Tablet works

Nephlomer 400mg Tablet inhibits the absorption of phosphate from the intestine and lower the phosphate levels in the blood.

In Depth Information on Nephlomer Tablet

Expert advice for Nephlomer Tablet

Take sevelamer tablets with meals.
Avoid taking any other medicines within 1 hour before or 3 hours after you take sevelamer.
Do not start or continue sevelamer and consult your doctor:
  • if you have allergy to sevelamer.
  • if you have problems with bowel motility such as feeling of fullness, urge to vomit (nausea), vomiting, constipation, prolonged loose motions (diarrhea) or pain in the abdomen (symptoms of active inflammatory bowel disease).
  • if you have undergone major surgery on your stomach or bowel.
Do not take calcium or other mineral supplements without your doctor's advice.
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Nephlomer Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Nephlomer Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nephlomer 400mg 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.
Lactation
Nephlomer 400mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
It is not known whether Nephlomer 400mg Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
SAFE
Nephlomer 400mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Nephlomer 400mg Tablet is recommended.
However, regular monitoring of calcium levels is advisable in these patients.
Liver
Nephlomer 400mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Nephlomer 400mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Nephlomer Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Nephlomer 400mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Nephlomer Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Sevelamer

Q. What is sevelamer carbonate/sevelamer hydrochloride?
Sevelamer is available in 2 forms - Sevelamer carbonate and sevelamer hydrochloride. Both are same in function and used to treat hyperphosphatemia (increased blood phosphate level)
Nephlomer is used in patient who requires dialysis to remove extra phosphate from the blood. However, it should not be given to patients who are about to undergo dialysis soon.
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