Hypophosphatemia is an electrolyte imbalance where there is a decrease in the serum phosphate level that is less than the normal range.
It is recognized most often in critically-ill patients, decompensated diabetics, alcoholics or other malnourished persons, and acute infectious or pulmonary disorders.
It may be transient and reflect intracellular shift with minimal clinical consequences.
Hyperphosphatemia is an electrolyte disturbance in which an
increase in the serum phosphate level of more than the normal range is
Most symptoms of acute hyperphosphatemia are due to secondary hypocalcemia.
The significant level of hyperphosphatemia in adults is >6 mg/dL.
Indication: Ca dietary supplement.
Indication: Correction of combined vit D & Ca deficiency in the elderly. Adjunct to treatment of osteoporosis in patie...
Indication: Health supplement.
Indication: Dietary supplement.
Indication: Severe hypophosphataemia (serum levels <0.3 mmol/L) & other degrees of hypophosphataemia when oral ther...
Indication: Control of hyperphosphataemia in adult patients receiving hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis, or patients w/ ...
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