Reddymax Plus D-Cal is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) alendronate + colecalciferol, calcium, calcium carbonate. On this page you will find out more about Reddymax Plus D-Cal, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: alendronate + colecalciferol
Active ingredient in this medicine: calcium
Active ingredient in this medicine: calcium carbonate
Information for medicine and pack size:
Reddymax Plus D-Cal (4 x Alendronate Plus D3 70 mg/140 microgram (DRLA) tablets, 48 x Reddycal tablets), 1 pack
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
for the treatment of: Osteoporosis in select patients where vitamin D and calcium supplementation is recommended,Prior to treatment, osteoporosis must be confirmed by: the finding of low bone mass of at least 2 standard deviations below the gender specific mean for young adults or by the presence of osteoporotic fracture
Table of characteristics
4 week supply (4 x Alendronate Plus D3-DRLA 70 mg/ 140 ug alendronic acid (as sodium) 70 mg and colecalciferol 140 microgram tablets and 24 ReddyCal calcium carbonate tablets): Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
4 week supply (4 x Alendronate Plus D3-DRLA 70 mg/ 140 ug alendronic acid (as sodium) 70 mg and colecalciferol 140 microgram tablets and 48 ReddyCal calcium carbonate tablets): Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
|Visual appearance||Capsule shaped dark green film coated tablet with a break bar on one side|
|Dosage Form||Tablet, film coated|
|Route of administration||Oral|
|Visual appearance||White to off-white, modified capsule-shaped uncoated tablet, debossed with 'ADC' on one side and '56' on the other side.|
|Route of administration||Oral|
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 25 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||Protect from Light,Protect from Moisture,Store in Original Container|
|Life time||18 Months|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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