Renolog Tablet is a prescription medicine containing Alpha ketoanalogue as an active ingredient. It is used to treat chronic kidney disease and diabetic kidney disease. Alpha ketoanalogue contains essential amino acids and calcium amino acids, which is required in severe kidney diseases (or chronic Kidney Diseases). Renolog Tablets are used as a supplement to low protein diets. It should be taken with meals. Renolog can increase the calcium level as a side effect so the doctor may advise avoiding a calcium-rich diet. Sometimes doctors may ask for a few blood tests like lipid profile test or calcium test during the treatment....
Q: Can I take my calcium supplements along with Renolog?
Sometimes Renolog leads to a rise in calcium level (hypercalcaemia) in the body, so the intake of calcium supplements should be reduced. In case of persisting hypercalcaemia, the dose of Renolog as well as the intake of any other calcium sources has to be reduced. ...
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Q: Any food restrictions do I need to follow while taking Renolog?
A: Yes, you should avoid food containing protein like meat, cheese, beef, lamb, chicken, milk, yoghurt, fish, etc.
Q: Is Renolog Tablet a habit-forming medicine?
A: No, it does not contain any substances reported to become habit-forming
Q: Do I need to go for any lab tests?
A: Yes, the doctor may advise for a few blood tests like lipid profile, calcium level test, etc during the treatment.
Q: Can I take Renolog on my own?
A: No, you should consult your physician. The doctor will decide the dose according to the severity of the disease.