Actonel With Calcium
Actonel With Calcium: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Actonel With Calcium if you have:
- Kidney stones
- Low blood calcium (hypocalcemia) or high blood calcium (hypercalcemia)
- An inability to sit upright or stand for 30 minutes
- Kidney disease, including kidney failure (renal failure)
- Difficulty swallowing or other problems with your esophagus
- Any allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Actonel and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Actonel and Breastfeeding)
- Planning to have a dental procedure.
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Actonel With Calcium Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
What If I Take an Overdose of Actonel With Calcium?People who take too much Actonel With Calcium may have overdose symptoms that could include:
- Upset stomach
- Heartburn or indigestion
- Low or high levels of calcium
- Low levels of phosphate in the blood
- Nausea, vomiting, constipation, abdominal pain, or loss of appetite
- Increased thirst or urination
- Muscle weakness
- Bone pain
- Kidney stones
- An irregular heart rhythm (arrhythmia).
If you happen to overdose on Actonel With Calcium, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Actonel With Calcium Overdose for more information.)