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Calcium Chloride

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Calcium Chloride Information

Calcium Chloride Benefits & Uses

Calcium Chloride is used to treat the following -

Calcium Chloride Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Calcium Chloride

Calcium Chloride

Calcium Chloride Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Calcium Chloride is used -

  1. Skin redness
  2. Increased Calcium Level in Blood
  3. Decreased Magnesium Level in Blood
  4. Decreased blood pressure
  5. Dry Mouth Mild
  6. Nausea or vomiting
  7. Tissue Necrosis

Calcium Chloride Related Warnings

Is the use of Calcium Chloride safe for pregnant women?

Calcium Chloride may have some side effects during pregnancy. Pregnant women should discontinue the use of Calcium Chloride, and talk to their doctor, if they notice any discomfort.


Is the use of Calcium Chloride safe during breastfeeding?

Calcium Chloride may lead to some side effects in breastfeeding women. If you witness any unusal symptoms after taking Calcium Chloride, discontinue its use and call your doctor right away. Follow your doctor's advice regarding the use of Calcium Chloride.


What is the effect of Calcium Chloride on the Kidneys?

There may be some adverse effects on kidney after taking Calcium Chloride. If you observe any such side effects, stop taking this drug. Consume this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.


What is the effect of Calcium Chloride on the Liver?

The liver can be affected by Calcium Chloride. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart Calcium Chloride only after medical advice.


What is the effect of Calcium Chloride on the Heart?

There may be an adverse effect on the heart after taking Calcium Chloride. If you observe any side effects on your body then stop taking this drug. Restart this medicine only if your doctor advises you to do so.


Severe Interaction of Calcium Chloride with Other Drugs

Calcium Chloride should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Calcium Chloride Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Calcium Chloride unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Heart Disease
  3. Kidney Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Calcium Chloride

Is this Calcium Chloride habit forming or addictive?

Calcium Chloride is not addictive in nature.


Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, it is safe to do these activities or work after taking Calcium Chloride as it does not make you drowsy.


Is it safe?

Yes, Calcium Chloride is safe for use.


Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Calcium Chloride is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.


Calcium Chloride Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Calcium Chloride

When consumed with certain foods, Calcium Chloride may take longer to have an effect. Contact your doctor about this.


Interaction between Alcohol and Calcium Chloride

Due to lack of research, there is no information about the side effects of taking Calcium Chloride with alcohol.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience


  1. KD Tripathi. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 336
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