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Leucovorin Calcium

Leucovorin Calcium Information

Leucovorin Calcium Benefits & Uses

Leucovorin Calcium is used to treat the following -

Leucovorin Calcium 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 Leucovorin Calcium

Leucovorin Calcium

Leucovorin Calcium Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Rash
  3. Upset stomach
  4. Urticaria
  5. Anaphylactic reaction
  6. Agitation
  7. Insomnia Mild
  8. Diarrhoea
  9. Dehydration Moderate
  10. Depression Moderate
  11. Fever Mild

Leucovorin Calcium Related Warnings

Is the use of Leucovorin Calcium safe for pregnant women?

Moderate

Is the use of Leucovorin Calcium safe during breastfeeding?

Mild

What is the effect of Leucovorin Calcium on the Kidneys?

Safe

What is the effect of Leucovorin Calcium on the Liver?

Safe

What is the effect of Leucovorin Calcium on the Heart?

Safe

Severe Interaction of Leucovorin Calcium with Other Drugs

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

Leucovorin Calcium Contraindications

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

  1. Dehydration
  2. Pleural Effusion
  3. Diarrhea (Loose Motions)
  4. Seizures
  5. Anemia

Frequently asked Questions about Leucovorin Calcium

Is this Leucovorin Calcium habit forming or addictive?

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

Safe

Is it safe?

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

नहीं

Leucovorin Calcium Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Leucovorin Calcium

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Leucovorin Calcium

Unknown
This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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References

  1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 759-760
  2. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Levoleucovorin (levoleucovorin)