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

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Calcium Acetate 667mg Cap
Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Pill Identification: HP 531 HP 531 
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Calcium Acetate 667mg Cap
Hikma Pharmaceuticals USA Inc.
Pill Identification: 54 215 54 215 
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Calcium Acetate 667mg Cap
Amneal Pharmaceuticals LLC
Pill Identification: AMNEAL 590 
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Calcium Acetate 667mg Cap
Lupin Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification: LU G41 
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Calcium Acetate 667mg Cap
Sandoz Inc. a Novartis Company
Pill Identification: SANDOZ 576 

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: 231550531
  • 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 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Calcium Acetate 667mg Capsule
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Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Pill Identification: HP 531 HP 531 
Shape: capsule
Color: blue
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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