Active ingredients: lanthanum
What it is used for
Treatment of hyperphosphataemia in adults with chronic renal failure on haemodialysis or continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD).
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Lifetime is 3 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
White to off white round, flat, bevel-edged tablet debossed on one side with S405 above 500. 18 mm diameter
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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 lanthanum
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.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
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