Calcium Sandoz Injection 10ml
Calcium Sandoz Injection 10ml
Calcium Sandoz Injection 10ml
Calcium Sandoz Injection 10ml
Calcium Sandoz Injection 10ml

Calcium Sandoz Injection 10ml

By NOVARTIS INDIA LTD
10ml Injection in Ampoule
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MRP 86.51
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Medical Description

Calcium Sandoz Injection contains Calcium Gluconate as its active ingredient. It is used as a nutritional supplement where the intake of calcium from food is inadequate. It is also used for the treatm...
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ContainsElemental Calcium(9.0 Mg),Calcium Gluconate(50.0 Mg)
UsesCalcium deficiency
Side effectsConstipation, stomach upset, tingling sensation
ClassificationCALCIUM SUPPLEMENTATION
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Uses of Calcium Sandoz Injection 10ml

  • Calcium Sandoz Injection is used as a nutritional supplement where the intake of calcium from food is inadequate.
  • It is also used for the treatment of calcium deficiency in certain medical conditions involving bone loss, weak bones, certain muscle problems etc.

Contraindications of Calcium Sandoz Injection 10ml

  • If you are allergic to this medicine or any other ingredients of Calcium Sandoz Injection
  • If your doctor tells you that your blood calcium level is high
  • If your urine contains high calcium
  • If you have severe kidney disease or severe heart disease
  • If you have kidney disease and require repeated or prolonged treatment with this medicine

Side effects of Calcium Sandoz Injection 10ml

  • Constipation
  • Stomach upset
  • Tingling sensation
  • Chalky taste
  • Feeling of warmth

Precautions and Warnings of Calcium Sandoz Injection 10ml

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Calcium Sandoz Injection during pregnancy?
A:
Limited information is available on the use of this injection in pregnancy. Use this medicine in pregnancy only if prescribed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Calcium Sandoz Injection while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of this Injection are not known to pass in breastmilk. Lactating mother should use this medicine only if prescribed by a doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Calcium Sandoz Injection?
A:
Taking Calcium Sandoz Injection may cause dizziness, light-headedness or weakness. Avoid driving if you have dizziness, light-headedness or weakness after taking this medicine.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Calcium Sandoz Injection?
A:
Alcohol is not known to interact with Calcium Sandoz Injection. However, if you consume alcohol too often discuss it with your doctor.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have diabetes
  • You are on a sodium-restricted diet
  • You have kidney disease or heart disease
  • You have a kidney stone or stone in the urinary tract
  • Your urine contains a small amount of calcium
  • You have dehydration
  • Your age is more than 60 years

Mode of Action of Calcium Sandoz Injection 10ml

How Does It Work?

Calcium Sandoz Injection works by increasing calcium level in the blood. It also binds to potassium or magnesium if they are present in excess in blood.

Directions for Use of Calcium Sandoz Injection 10ml

  • Calcium Sandoz Injection will be given by a doctor or nurse in a hospital/clinic.
  • Do not self inject, follow any aftercare instructions given by the doctor/nurse.

Interactions of Calcium Sandoz Injection 10ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Calcium Sandoz Injection works, or this injection itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially if you are taking medicines for heart diseases and any steroidal medicines.

Storage and disposal of Calcium Sandoz Injection 10ml

  • Store Calcium Sandoz Injection below 25°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets. Discard any unused medicine

Dosage of Calcium Sandoz Injection 10ml

Overdose

  • Calcium Sandoz Injection will be given by a doctor or nurse thus chances of overdose are unlikely. However, if you experience any discomfort or specific symptoms inform your doctor or reach out to the...
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  • Symptoms of overdose of Calcium Sandoz Injection include nausea, constipation, pain in the stomach, muscle weakness, feeling thirsty, increase urination, confusion, chest pain etc.

Missed a Dose

It is unlikely that the dose of Calcium Sandoz Injection will be missed if you are monitored in a healthcare set up. However, if you have missed taking any dose of this injection inform your doctor or...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What precaution should I take to avoid dizziness after taking Calcium Sandoz Injection?

A: To avoid dizziness after taking Calcium Sandoz Injection you should lie down for short period. If dizziness or fainting worsens after taking this injection consult your doctor immediately.

Q: Does Calcium Sandoz Injection cause constipation?

A: Calcium Sandoz Injection can cause constipation as a side effect. Consult your doctor if constipation persists.

Q: Can I take Calcium Sandoz Injection for a prolonged period?

A: Calcium Sandoz Injection should be taken in the hospital/clinic in dose and duration as advised by your doctor. It is to be taken till your blood level of calcium comes to normal or till your medical condition Improves. It should not be taken for a prolonged period.

Q: What is the route of administration of Calcium Sandoz injection?

A: This injection will be administered by the doctor or nurse in a health care setup and the doctor only will decide the route of administration. Do not self-inject.

Q: What is the composition of the Calcium Sandoz injection?

A: Calcium Sandoz injection composition includes calcium gluconate, as its active component.

Q: What are the side effects of calcium injections?

A: Constipation, stomach upset, tingling sensation and altered taste are a few side effects that can be seen after this injection. However, these symptoms are usually mild and resolve on your own.

Q: How do you use calcium injections?

A: Calcium Sandoz Injection will be given by a doctor or nurse in a hospital/clinic. Do not self inject, follow any aftercare instructions given by the doctor/nurse.
Product Details
Brand
CALCIUM SANDOZ
Expires on or After
29/11/2023
Last Updated on: 13 May 2022 | 03:43 PM (IST)
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