It is used to prevent high blood phosphate levels in patients who are on dialysis due to severe kidney disease.
Stomach upset may occur. If this effect persists or worsens, notify your doctor or pharmacistpromptly.
Patients with Renal calculi, hypercalciuria, hypophosphatemia, hypercalcemia
Before taking it, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
This medication should not be used if you have a certain medical condition. Before using this medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have: a high blood calcium level (hypercalcemia).
Take this medication exactly as directed. Do not increase your dose or take this more often than prescribed. Doing so may increase your risk of side effects.
This medication passes into breast milk but is unlikely to harm a nursing infant. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.