Calcium Oral Capsule 667Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Calcium: Oral capsule (667mg)

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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: PhosLo 667mg 

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 (667mg)
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Calcium Acetate 667mg Capsule

NDC: 000540088
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Osteoporosis Prophylaxis, Nutritional Supplementation, Hyperphosphatemia

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Calcium Acetate 667mg Capsule
Drug Image file DrugItem_11165.JPG
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 215 54 215 
Shape: capsule
Color: blue,white
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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