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Sevelamer

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Read time: 15 mins
Last updated: 06 Oct 2020
Published: 06 Oct 2020

4.1 Therapeutic indications

Sevelamer carbonate 800 mg film-coated tablets are indicated for the control of hyperphosphataemia in adult patients receiving haemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis.

Sevelamer carbonate 800 mg film-coated tablets are also indicated for the control of hyperphosphataemia in adult patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) not on dialysis with serum phosphorus ≥ 1.78 mmol/l.

Sevelamer carbonate 800 mg film-coated tablets should be used within the context of a multiple therapeutic approach, which could include calcium supplement, 1,25-dihydroxy Vitamin D3 or one of its analogues to control the development of renal bone disease.

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