Each film coated tablet contains Calcium Carbonate USP 1250 mg equivalent to 500 mg elemental Calcium & Vitamin-D3 200 IU as Cholecalciferol USP.
Calcium and Vitamin-D is used for the treatment of osteoporosis, osteomalacia, rickets, tetany and parathyroid disease. Also used in raised calcium requirement for children and adolescents at the times of rapid growth, inadequate intake of calcium in the diet due to malnutrition, prevention and treatment of osteoporosis, disorders of osteogenesis and tooth formation (in addition to specific treatment), latent tetany and during pregnancy and lactation. It is also used as routine supplement and phosphate binder in chronic renal failure.
Adults, elderly and children: 1 tablet in the morning and 1 tablet at night.
Oraily administered Calcium Carbonate may be irritating to the GI-tract. It may also cause constipation. Hypercalcemia is rarely produced by administration of
calcium alone, but may occur when large doses are given to patients with chronic renal failure. Also there may be allergic reactions, irregular heartbeats, nausea,
vomiting, decreased appetite dry mouth and drowsiness. Following administration of vitamin-D supplements occasion skin rash has been reported.
Temcal-D pot: Each container contains 30 tablets.
Temcal-D box: Each box contains 6 x 10’s tablets in blister pack.