Hyperphosphatemia:

Indications for ELIPHOS:

Hyperphosphatemia in end stage renal failure.

Adult Dosage:

Initially 2 tabs with each meal; may adjust dose to keep serum phosphate <6mg/dL. Usual dose: 3–4 tabs per meal.

Children Dosage:

Not recommended.

ELIPHOS Contraindications:

Hypercalcemia.

ELIPHOS Warnings/Precautions:

Monitor serum calcium twice weekly during early dose adjustments, and serum phosphorus periodically. Ensure serum (Ca x P) to remain <66. Pregnancy (Cat.C).

ELIPHOS Classification:

Phosphate regulator.

ELIPHOS Interactions:

Avoid digitalis, calcium supplements, antacids. May antagonize tetracyclines.

Adverse Reactions:

Hypercalcemia, nausea.

How Supplied:

Tabs—200

Pricing for ELIPHOS

667mg tablet (Qty: 300)
Appx. price $26
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