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Active ingredients: cinacalcet
What it is used for
SENSIPAR may be used to treat the biochemical manifestations of secondary hyperparathyroidism in patients with end stage renal disease, receiving dialysis. SENSIPAR should be used as adjunctive therapy. SENSIPAR is indicated for the treatment of hypercalcemia in patients with parathyroid carcinoma. SENSIPAR may be used to treat the biochemical manifestations of primary hyperparathryoidism in patients for whom parathryoidectomy is not a treatment option.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Shelf lifetime is 4 Years.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Light green, film-coated, oval shaped tablets marked with "AMG" on one side and "30" on the opposite side.
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Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient cinacalcet
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
Consumer Medicines Information (CMI)
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Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems
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