Phoslyra

Active Ingredient(s): Calcium Acetate
FDA Approved: * April 19, 2011
Pharm Company: * FRESENIUS
Category: Heart Burn / Indigestion

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Phoslyra Overview

Calcium carbonate is a chemical compound with the formula CaCO3. It is a common substance found in rocks as the minerals calcite and aragonite (most notably as limestone, which is a type of sedimentary rock consisting mainly of calcite) and is the main component of eggshells, snail shells, seashells and pearls. Calcium carbonate is the active ingredient in agricultural lime and is created when calcium ions in hard water react with carbonate ions to create limescale. It has medical use as a ca...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Calcium Acetate
  • Capsule: 900mg
  • Solution: 667mg/5ml, eq 169mg calcium/5ml
  • Suspension: 400mg/5ml, 500mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 1.25g, 1250mg, 1500mg, 1g, 420mg, 500mg, 600mg, 650mg, 750mg
  • Tablet, Chewable: 1000mg, 1250mg, 1g, 350mg, 400mg, 420mg, 500mg, 500mg + 200mg, 600mg, 750mg, 750mg + 300mg, 850mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Phoslyra: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 49230-643 Phoslyra 667 mg/5ml Oral Solution by Fresenius Medical Care North America

Other drugs which contain Calcium Acetate or a similar ingredient: (8 results)