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FRESUBIN

Frezubin as confirmed by the medics on this site https://pillintrip.com/medicine/fresubin consists of beta-carotene , calcium , carbohydrates , chloride , choline , chromium , copper , fat , folic acid , iodine , iron , magnesium , manganese , molybdenum , phosphorus , potassium , protein , selenium , vitamin A , vitamin B1 , vitamin B12 , vitamin B2 , vitamin B3 (niacinamide) , vitamin B5 (pantothenic acid) , vitamin B6 , vitamin C , vitamin D , vitamin E , vitamin H (biotin) , vitamin K , zinc .

1 INDICATIONS AND USES

Frezubin (calcium) acetate is a phosphate binder indicated for reducing serum phosphorus levels in patients with terminal renal failure (TPR).

– Calcium acetate is a binding phosphate indicated for reducing serum phosphorus levels in patients with terminal renal failure.


2 DOSAGE AND USE

The recommended starting dose of fresubin acetate (calcium) for the adult dialysis patient is 2 capsules with each meal. Increase the dose gradually to lower serum phosphorus levels to the target range until hypercalcemia develops. Most patients need 3 to 4 capsules with each meal.

– The starting dose is 2 capsules with each meal.

– Titrate the dose every 2 to 3 weeks until acceptable serum phosphorus levels are achieved. Most patients require 3 to 4 capsules with each meal.

3 FORMS OF DOSAGE AND STRENGTH
Capsule: 667 mg capsule of fresubin (calcium) acetate.

– Capsule: 667 mg capsule of fresubin (calcium) acetate.

4 CONTRAINDICATIONS.
Patients with hypercalcemia.

– Hypercalcemia.

5 WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS
– Treat mild hypercalcemia by reducing or discontinuing fresubin acetate and vitamin D. Severe hypercalcemia may require hemodialysis and withdrawal of fresubin (calcium) acetate. (5.1)

– Hypercalcemia may exacerbate foxglove toxicity.

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