Mastical 500 mg comprimidos masticables
Indicated for people with calcium deficiency or need higher production (growing age children, pregnant women, infants, the elderly ...), osteoporosis or hyperphosphatemia
What is Mastical and what is it used for?
Mastical are chewable tablets that contain calcium, an important substance in bone formation.
Mastical is used to prevent and treat calcium deficiency and as a supplement in the treatment of osteoporosis. Mastical is also used under prescription, as a phosphate binder in patients with elevated blood phosphate levels.
How to take Mastical
Always use this medicine exactly as your doctor or pharmacist has told you. If in doubt, consult your doctor or pharmacist again.
The recommended dose in adults is 500 ¿1500 mg of calcium per day.
Use in children
The recommended dose in children is 500 ¿1000 mg of calcium per day.
The tablets can be chewed or sucked.
If you take more Mastical than you should:
If you have taken more Mastical than you should, immediately consult your doctor or pharmacist.
If you forget to take Mastical:
Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.
If you have any further questions on the use of this medicine, ask your doctor or pharmacist.