Os-Cal Calcium+D3 (calcium / vitamin d) and Alcohol/Food Interactions
There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Os-Cal Calcium+D3 (calcium / vitamin d):
calcium carbonate food
Moderate Food Interaction
Consumer information for this interaction is not currently available.
ADJUST DOSING INTERVAL: Administration with food may increase the absorption of calcium. However, foods high in oxalic acid (spinach or rhubarb), or phytic acid (bran and whole grains) may decrease calcium absorption.
MANAGEMENT: Calcium may be administered with food to increase absorption. Consider withholding calcium administration for at least 2 hours before or after consuming foods high in oxalic acid or phytic acid.
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Os-Cal Calcium+D3 (calcium / vitamin d) drug interactions
There are 254 drug interactions with Os-Cal Calcium+D3 (calcium / vitamin d)
Os-Cal Calcium+D3 (calcium / vitamin d) disease interactions
There are 11 disease interactions with Os-Cal Calcium+D3 (calcium / vitamin d) which include:
- cardiovascular adverse effects
- phosphate calcifications
- cardiac contraction/conduction
- renal dysfunction
- electrolyte imbalance
- renal dysfunction
- hepatobiliary dysfunction
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Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No interaction information available.|
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