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Rs.153.60/Pack
Rs 180.71

Rs.15.36/tablet effervescent

10 tablet effervescent(s)/Pack

Pack Size : 1x10's tablet effervescent

Rs.180.71 Total

Abocal tablet effervescent

Abocal tablet effervescent is composed of

Calcium carbonate
Vitamin B6
Vitamin C
Vitamins

Belongs to the category

Calcium Supplements

Precaution:

It is to be used with special caution & with a doctor’s consult in individuals having hypercalcemia (high calcium levels), kidney disease, kidney stone, achlorhydria (having no or little stomach acid), heart disease, pancreatic disease, sarcoidosis (a lung disease), malabsorption syndrome (difficulty in absorbing nutrition from food). 

Also, some formulations of calcium are sugar-free & they may contain aspartame in them. Hence, its use is to be carefully done in individuals who have phenylketonuria (PKU) or any other condition which requires them to restrict consumption of aspartame.  Consult your doctor or pharmacist for its safe use.

Withdrawal symptoms may result if a dose of 200mg or more is used regularly, therefore, caution is advised.

Please consult your doctor before taking this medication if you have Diabetes, or you have a history of renal (kidney) stones.

The patient taking this medication must be cautious in cases of allergies to any of the vitamins, in cases of use/abuse of alcohol, liver problems, and stomach/intestinal problems. The patient must also be cautious in cases of pernicious anemia (vitamin B12 deficiency).

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usesUses of Calcium carbonate

This medicine is indicated in preventing & treating low blood levels of calcium in individuals who are unable to get enough calcium from their diet. Hence, this medication can be used to treat conditions caused by low calcium levels like osteoporosis (bone loss), osteomalacia/rickets (weak bones), hypoparathyroidism (reduced activity of parathyroid gland) & latent tetany (a muscle disease).

side-effectsSide effects of Calcium carbonate

Its side effects include constipation and upset stomach. More serious but unlikely to occur side effects include nausea/vomiting, loss of appetite, unusual weight loss, mental & mood changes, bone & muscle pain, weakness, increased thirst/ urination. Very serious allergic reactions are rare. But if symptoms of an allergic reaction (rash, itching, swelling, severe dizziness, difficulty breathing) occurs, ask for an immediate medical help.

pillsWhen not to use Calcium carbonate

It is contraindicated in conditions such as sarcoidosis, increased activity of parathyroid gland (hyperparathyroidism), increase calcium amount in blood (hypercalcemia), dehydration, constipation, kidney stones, tumor that dissolves bone, reduced kidney function. It is also contraindicated in individuals being allergic to calcium & calcium carbonate.

food-pillsHow to take Calcium carbonate

This medicine should not be taken with food

usesUses of Vitamin B6

Abocal is used to treat Pyridoxine (vitamin B6) deficiency, antibiotic-induced neuropathy (nerve damage), idiopathic sideroblastic anemia (a blood disorder with an unknown cause) and premenstrual syndrome (a condition that affects women’s emotions)

side-effectsSide effects of Vitamin B6

Its side effects are sensory neuropathy (nerve damage of sensory nerves) on long-term use

pillsWhen not to use Vitamin B6

Its use is not allowed in case of hypersensitivity to the main constituents

food-pillsHow to take Vitamin B6

This medicine should be taken with food.

usesUses of Vitamin C

This supplement is used in prophylaxis and treatment of deficiencies of Vit C, Scurvy (disease caused by defiency of vit C) and adjunct in the treatment of wounds and infections. 

side-effectsSide effects of Vitamin C

Patients administered with this supplement may experience dizziness, faintness, fatigue, flank pain, or headache.

food-pillsHow to take Vitamin C

This medicine should be taken with food.

usesUses of Vitamins

This medication is used to prevent or treat vitamin deficiency due to poor diet, certain illness or during pregnancy.

side-effectsSide effects of Vitamins

The patient taking this medication may experience constipation, diarrhea, or upset stomach.

pillsWhen not to use Vitamins

This medication is contraindicated in patients with iron metabolism disorder, increased iron in the blood, hemolytic anemia (decrease in red blood cells due to breakdown), stomach ulcer, and inflammation of the stomach/intestines

food-pillsHow to take Vitamins

This medicine should be taken with food.

pills Expert Advice for Calcium carbonate

  • This medicine should be taken by mouth with food.
  • Follow all directions mentioned on the product package or act as directed by the doctor.
  • When using chewable medicine, chew it well before swallowing
  • In case of effervescent tablet, allow tablet to fully dissolve in water before drinking it.
  • If doctor has recommended to follow a special diet, the follow all the diet properly to get most benefit of this medicine, which also helps prevent serious side effects.
  • Unless directed by the doctor, don’t use any other supplement/vitamin with this medicine.

pills Expert Advice for Vitamin C

Take this medication with or without meals.

Keep away from direct sunlight. 

pills Expert Advice for Vitamins

Indications:

This medication is used to prevent or treat vitamin deficiency due to poor diet, certain illness or during pregnancy.

Contraindications:

This medication is contraindicated in patients with iron metabolism disorder, increased iron in the blood, hemolytic anemia (decrease in red blood cells due to breakdown), stomach ulcer, and inflammation of the stomach/intestines

Precautions:

The patient taking this medication must be cautious in cases of allergies to any of the vitamins, in cases of use/abuse of alcohol, liver problems, and stomach/intestinal problems. The patient must also be cautious in cases of pernicious anemia (vitamin B12 deficiency).

Side effects:

The patient taking this medication may experience constipation, diarrhea, or upset stomach.

Pregnancy:

No definitive data regarding pregnant or lactating females is available, therefore, be cautious.

Lactation:

The effects of this medication is undetermined in nursing females. Consult your healthcare provider for further details.

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Warnings

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    Alcohol

    Calcium carbonate

    Please avoid consuming alcohol when taking this medicine.

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    Pregnancy

    Calcium carbonate

    Its use in pregnant females needs to be under doctor consultation and recommendation.

    Vitamin B6

    Risk cannot be out ruled when taken during pregnancy

    Vitamin C

    No definite data regarding pregnancy is available. Pregnant females should consult their doctors before using this supplement.

    Vitamins

    No definitive data regarding pregnant or lactating females is available, therefore, be cautious.

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    Breast Feeding

    Calcium carbonate

    The medicine passes in breast milk. Lactating should consult their doctors before using this medicine.

    Vitamin B6

    Caution is advised as its effects are undetermined

    Vitamin C

    Caution advised. Lactaing females should consult their doctors before using this supplement. 

    Vitamins

    The effects of this medication is undetermined in nursing females. Consult your healthcare provider for further details.

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