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Calcium Gluconate

Calcium Gluconate

Calcium Gluconate Patient Information including How Should I Take

What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking calcium gluconate ?

Before taking this medication, tell your doctor if you have:

  • a history of kidney stones; or
  • a parathyroid gland disorder.

If you have any of these conditions, you may not be able to take calcium gluconate, or you may need a dose adjustment or special tests during treatment.

Talk to your doctor before taking calcium gluconate if you are pregnant.

Talk to your doctor before taking calcium gluconate if you are breast-feeding a baby.

How should I take calcium gluconate ?

Use exactly as directed on the label, or as prescribed by your doctor. Do not use in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.

Calcium gluconate works best if you take it with food.

Take calcium gluconate with a full glass of water.

Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat.

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