Shelcal Ct Strip Of 15 Tablets
Shelcal Ct Strip Of 15 Tablets

Shelcal Ct Strip Of 15 Tablets

By TORRENT PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
15 Tablet(s) in Strip
256.41*
MRP 312.70
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Medical Description

Shelcal CT tablet is a calcium and vitamin supplement. It is used to treat and prevent deficiency of vitamin D and calcium. It contains calcium and vitamin D3/cholecalciferol as the active substances....
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Product Summary

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ContainsCalcium(500.0 Mg),Vitamin D3 / Cholecalciferol(0.25 Mcg)
UsesVitamin D/calcium deficiency, bone disorders
ClassificationCALCIUM AND VITAMIN D SUPPLEMENTATION
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Ingredients and Benefits

  • Shelcal CT tablet contains calcium and vitamin D3/cholecalciferol.
  • Calcium: It is essential for the proper functioning of nerves, muscles, cells, and bone strength.
  • Vitamin D3: It increases the absorption of calcium and phosphorous from the intestine. It is crucial for bone strength. Due to a lack of vitamin D, you may experience fractures, muscle pain, and weakn...
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Uses of Shelcal Ct Strip Of 15 Tablets

  • For treatment of vitamin D and calcium deficiency.
  • For treatment of osteoporosis.
  • In special populations like the elderly, pregnancy, breastfeeding who need vitamin D and calcium supplements.

Precautions and Warnings of Shelcal Ct Strip Of 15 Tablets

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are pregnant, breastfeeding, or have any existing medical conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, kidney or liver problem, make sure to consult your doctor.
  • You are on other medications, supplements, or following any complementary or integrative health approaches.
  • You should not take this supplement if you are allergic to any component of this supplement.
  • You are planning to undergo any surgery or operation. You may be asked to stop taking these products at least 2-3 weeks before the procedure.
  • Vitamin/Mineral supplements are intended to supplement the diets of some people and should not be used as a substitute for a well-balanced, varied diet and a healthy lifestyle.
  • You have a high level of calcium or vitamin D in the blood, a high level of calcium in urine, kidney stones, or are bedridden.
  • You are suffering from a deposit of calcium in body tissues.
  • You are suffering from malabsorption.
  • You have blood cancer.
  • You are taking any other product containing vitamin D or calcium.
  • You have high levels of cholesterol.
  • You are taking medicines for the treatment of thyroid problems.

Directions for Use of Shelcal Ct Strip Of 15 Tablets

  • Take Shelcal CT tablet as your doctor has advised you.
  • You should not take this medicine more than the stated recommended daily dose.

Storage and disposal of Shelcal Ct Strip Of 15 Tablets

  • Store Shelcal CT tablets in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight, and heat.
  • Keep it out of reach of children and pets.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Which foods are a good source of vitamin D?

  • Very few food products are a good source of vitamin D like cod liver oil, cheese, egg yolk.
  • Vitamin D is formed under our skin when we are exposed to the sun.
  • Sun exposure from 10 am to 3 pm at least twice a week for 10-30 minutes can help prevent vitamin deficiency.

Q: Why should one take vitamin D?

  • With our current lifestyle, we are all based indoors in air-conditioned offices, houses and cars; with hardly any exposure to the sun.
  • This is leading to increased vitamin D deficiency in all age groups and more fractures, muscle weakness.
  • There is a lot of research happening suggesting that vitamin D may have a role in preventing the onset of diabetes, cancers like colon, breast, help build immunity.

Q: Shelcal CT tablet is a health supplement, can it be harmful if I take it too much?

  • Yes taking too much Shelcal CT tablet can be harmful. There is a misconception that too many vitamins are not harmful.
  • When taken in excess or high doses for too long excessive vitamin D and calcium can cause an overdose.
  • Overdose can cause loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, constipation, kidney stones, bone pain, excessive thirst, increased calcium in the blood, urine, muscle weakness, irregular heartbeat.
  • If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, stop taking it and contact your doctor immediately.

Q: What is the best time to take Shelcal CT?

  • Shelcal CT can be taken at any time of the day. It would be best if taken with a meal, as calcium gets absorbed well in the presence of food. It's better to take it regularly at the same time every da...
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Q: What is the composition of Shelcal CT?

A: The composition of Shelcal CT consists of vitamin D and calcium, as its active components.

Q: Can I take Shelcal CT daily?

A: Yes, Shelcal CT can be taken daily, for the recommended duration. Do not exceed recommended stated dose and duration.

Q: What Shelcal CT is used for?

  • Shelcal CT tablet is used to treat and prevent deficiency of Vitamin D and Calcium.
  • It is also used for the treatment of osteoporosis.
  • It is used as a supplement in special populations like the elderly, pregnant, and breastfeeding who need vitamin D and calcium supplements.

Q: How to take Shelcal CT?

  • Take Shelcal CT tablet as your doctor has advised you.
  • Swallow as a whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not break, crush or chew the medicine.
  • You should not take this medicine more than the stated recommended daily dose.
Product Details
Brand
SHELCAL CT
Last Updated on: 12 May 2022 | 01:15 PM (IST)
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