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    Calcium Polystyrene Sulphonate

    Information about Calcium Polystyrene Sulphonate

    Calcium polystyrene sulphonate uses

    Calcium Polystyrene Sulphonate is used in the treatment of increased potassium levels in blood
    It is used in patients with kidney problems and on dialysis.

    How calcium polystyrene sulphonate works

    Calcium polystyrene sulphonate binds with excess potassium which is excreted in the feces, decreasing the potassium levels in the blood.

    Common side effects of calcium polystyrene sulphonate

    Nausea, Vomiting, Decreased potassium level in blood, Increased calcium level in blood, Decreased magnesium level in blood

    Available Medicine for Calcium Polystyrene Sulphonate

    • ₹118
      Zydus Cadila
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹106
      Panacea Biotec Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹82
      Micro Labs Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹78
      La Renon Healthcare Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹74 to ₹78
      Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹75
      United Biotech Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹82
      RPG Life Sciences Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹84
      Bestead Lifesciences Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Calcium Polystyrene Sulphonate

    • Take the medicine exactly as prescribed.
    • If you become pregnant, stop taking this medicine and tell your doctor or pharmacist immediately.
    • Do not take a double dose to make up for the dose you have missed.
    • Do not take more than the recommended dose unless your doctor tells you to.
    • Do not use this medicine to treat any other ailments unless your doctor tells you to.


    Content on this page was last updated on 14 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)