Risofos 35mg/250mg/400IU Kit

icon
Cipla Ltd

Composition for Risofos 35mg/250mg/400IU Kit

iconPrescription Required
Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Pregnancy
176.5
₹176.5/Kit
1 Kit in 1 packet
ADD TO CART

Medicine Overview of Risofos 35mg/250mg/400IU Kit

uses

Uses of Risedronate

Risedronate is used in the treatment of Osteoporosis.
uses

Side effects of Risedronate

Common

Headache, Abdominal distension, Acid reflux, Abdominal pain, Difficulty in swallowing, Flatulence, Dyspepsia, Musculoskeletal (bone, muscle or joint) pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Esophageal ulcer.

uses

How to use Risedronate

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

How Risofos 35mg/250mg/400IU Kit works

Risedronate inhibits the activity of osteoclasts, cells that cause loss of bone.
uses

Uses of Calcium

Calcium is used in the treatment of Nutritional deficiencies.
uses

Side effects of Calcium

Common

Kidney stone, Flatulence, Abdominal bloating, Constipation, Nausea, Vomiting, Altered heart rate, Abnormal heart rhythm.

uses

How to use Calcium

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

How Risofos 35mg/250mg/400IU Kit works

Calcium provides essential nutrients.
uses

Uses of Vitamin D3

Vitamin D3 is used in the treatment of Nutritional deficiencies.
uses

How to use Vitamin D3

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

How Risofos 35mg/250mg/400IU Kit works

Vitamin d3 provides essential nutrients.

In Depth Information on Risofos 35mg/250mg/400IU Kit

Expert advice for Risedronate

  • Do not take risedronate tablet if you are allergic to risedronate or any of the other ingredients.
  • Do not take risedronate if you have a low blood calcium level (hypocalcaemia).
  • Avoid using risedronate if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Do not start or continue risedronate if you have deficiency of vitamin D or parathyroid hormone that may lower blood calcium levels and cause weakening of bones.
  • Do not start or continue risedronate if you have or had problems in the past with your food-pipe that makes swallowing difficult, or you have been told that you have a pre-cancerous condition of the food-pipe; pain, swelling or numbness of the jaw or a “heavy jaw feeling” or loosening of a tooth.

Expert advice for Calcium

Do not start or continue calcium preparations (calcium salts) and consult your doctor: 
  • If you have higher than normal levels of calcium in your urine (hypercalciuria).
  • If you have kidney stones.
  • If you have mild to moderate problems with your kidneys.
  • If you have an overactive parathyroid gland (hyperparathyroidism).
  • If you have thinning or weakening of bones (osteoporosis) caused by immobility or tumors.
Warnings
Special precautions for Risofos 35mg/250mg/400IU Kit
icon
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
icon
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Risofos 35mg/250mg/400IU 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.
...
+more
icon
Lactation
CAUTION
Risofos 35mg/250mg/400IU Kit should be used with caution dur
ing lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
...
+more
icon
Driving
SAFE
Risofos 35mg/250mg/400IU Kit does not usually affect your ability to drive.
icon
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Risofos
35mg/250mg/400IU Kit in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
icon
Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Risofos 35mg/250mg/400IU Kit

Frequently asked questions for Risedronate

Q. Is Risedronate a generic drug?
Yes, Risedronate is available as generic drug
Q. Is Risedronate safe?
Residronate is safe, if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Does Risedronate cause weight gain?
No clinically observable effect on weight has been reported for Risedronate
Q. What is Risedronate sodium?
Risedronate belongs to a class of medication called as bisphosphonates. It acts by slowing bone breakdown process, increasing bone density (thickness), and decreasing the amount of calcium released from the bones into the blood
Q. How does Risedronate work?
Risedronate works by slowing bone breakdown process, increasing bone density (thickness), and decreasing the amount of calcium released from the bones into the blood.
Q. What is Risedronate prescribed for?
Risedronate is prescribed for treatment of Paget’s disease and osteoporosis in men and post-menopausal women.
+more

Frequently asked questions for Calcium

Q. Is Calcium tablet/ Calcium sandoz good to take?
Yes, Calcium tablet/ supplement is good if you take it for approved indications, in recommended dosage. However, patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Can I take Calcium with Forteo?
Yes, you can take Calcium with Forteo if it is recommended by your doctor. Forteo (teriparatide) is a man-made form of a hormone and used to treat thinning or weakening of the bone (osteoporosis). Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. What can I take for Calcium in Calcium deficiency?
Adequate dietary intake and/ or Calcium supplement is recommended in patients with Calcium deficiency. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding use of any Calcium supplement
Q. Can I take Calcium with milk?
Milk is one of the richest sources of Calcium. Yes, patient can take Calcium supplement with milk
Q. Can I take calcium with iron/ does calcium inhibit iron absorption?
No, iron supplement should not be taken with calcium supplements, as they interact to form non-absorbable complexes. They, however, can be taken at interval of 1 to 2 hours between them. Please follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use when indicated together
Q. Can I take calcium with vitamin C?
There has been no study to prove interaction between Vitamin C and calcium. However, patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Can I take Calcium with coffee/ tea?
No, coffee/ tea can reduce the absorption of Calcium in the body
Q. Can I take calcium with magnesium?
No, patient should avoid concomitant administration of calcium along with magnesium. There could be increase in urinary calcium excretion when calcium is given along with magnesium. Please follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Can I take calcium with vitamin D?
Yes, calcium can be taken with vitamin D. It helps in absorption of calcium in the body
Q. Can I take calcium with metformin?
There has been no study that proved interaction between calcium and metformin. However, patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Can I take Calcium with Synthroid?
You should avoid concomitant use of Calcium and Synthroid within 4 hours. However, patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Can I take Calcium with other supplements?
You should consult your doctor regarding use of other supplement along with Calcium
Q. Does Calcium help in weight loss/weight gain?
The results from the studies conducted do not report the role of Calcium in weight loss or increase in weight. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Does Calcium increase height/blood pressure?
No study has been reported on role of Calcium in height gain or increase or decrease in blood pressure. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Does Calcium tablet cause kidney stones?
Yes, Calcium supplement may cause kidney stones if taken at larger dose or for prolonged duration. Always consult your doctor regarding its use
Q. Does Calcium cause constipation?
Yes, use of Calcium may cause constipation. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.
+more

User Submitted Feedback For Risofos 35mg/250mg/400IU Kit

cross img