Calcium pantothenate

 Calcium pantothenate formula
 Calcium pantothenate - vitamin preparation.

Mode of action of calcium pantothenate

Calcium pantothenate having a metabolic effect.

Pantothenic acid is a constituent of coenzyme A, involved in fat, carbohydrate metabolism, and oxidation processes acetylation elaboration of steroid hormones and acetylcholine.

The product provides energy contractile function of the myocardium, accelerates tissue regeneration.

Product form

Releasing agent in tablets, solutions, powders. Another popular brand name products - D-calcium pantothenate.


According to the instructions of calcium pantothenate prescribed in neuralgia, paraesthesia, polyneuritis, photodermatosis, eczema, lupus erythematosus.

Effective D-calcium pantothenate in allergic dermatitis, hay fever, skin inflammation, trophic ulcers, burns, catarrh of the upper respiratory tract, bronchitis, bronchial asthma, with toxemia in pregnant women, with a decrease in the tone of the intestine, with streptomycin poisoning, circulatory failure, withdrawal syndrome.

Instructions for use of calcium pantothenate

 Calcium pantothenate
 Calcium pantothenate as instructed adults appoint 0, 1-0, 2-4 p 2g / day for children from one to three years - 0, 05-0, 1g at a time; 3-14l - 0, 1-0, 2g at a time, two p / day. Acceptable "adult" dose - 0, 4-0, 8gr, "child" - 0, 1-0, 4gr.

When intestinal atony take 0, 25g every 6h. Parenterally administered to adult 0, 2-0, 4gr (2-4ml of a 10% or 20% 1-2ml solution) one or two p / day. Children under three years are introduced 0, 05-0, 1g (0, 5-1, 0ml solution 10%), children 3-14l. - 0, 1-0, 2g (1-2ml rastvora10%) one or two p / day. Treatment lasts 3-4mes.

For the treatment of skin diseases prescribed D-calcium pantothenate in high doses: Adults take 1, 5g a day, children - 0, 1-0, 3g two or three p / day.

The syndrome opioid is administered intravenously, intramuscularly on 0, 5g daily (5 ml of 10% solution). In acute alcoholic psychosis administered 1g (10ml of 10% solution) for 10d.

When the disease of the upper respiratory tract, bronchial tubes drug use by inhalation: 0, 2g 4% solution diluted in 5 ml of water is inhaled every day for 7-8dn. for 10-15min.

side effects

Calcium pantothenate can cause vomiting, azotemia, nausea, heartburn.

Intramuscular injection can cause infiltration, pain at the injection site.


The drug is contraindicated in case of hypersensitivity, also found that it reduces the toxicity of anti-TB drugs, arsenic, increases the effectiveness of cardiac glycosides.