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Calcium: Oral capsule

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Calcium Acetate 667mg Cap
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 215 54 215 
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Calcium Acetate 667mg Cap
Sandoz Inc
Pill Identification: SANDOZ 576 
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Calcium Acetate 667mg Cap
Sandoz Inc
Pill Identification: PhosLo 667mg 
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Calcium Acetate 667mg Cap
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: 54 215 54 215 

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What is this medicine?

CALCIUM ACETATE (KAL see um ASa tate) is a calcium salt. It works to bind phosphate in the digestive tract. This medicine is used to treat high levels of phosphate in patients with chronic renal failure.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : PhosLo: Oral capsule

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Calcium: Oral capsule
Usage by Gender
41.08%
58.92%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.65%
10.75%
37.63%
50.97%
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