What this Supplement is
These Calcium 600 mg with Vitamin D3 Tablets provide 600 mg of Calcium and 10 mcg (400 IU) of Vitamin D3 in one tablet, to help meet your daily Calcium needs. Adequate Calcium is important for teens, young adults, and post-menopausal women. Calcium and Vitamin D3 help support strong bones and teeth. Vitamin D helps improve Calcium absorption. Together, these two nutrients are like a superhero and its sidekick working to help support strong bones.†
What's in our Calcium 600 mg with Vitamin D3 Tablets
Amount per Unit: Vitamin D3 (as Cholecalciferol): 10 mcg (400 IU), Calcium (as Calcium Carbonate): 600 mg
- No Color Added
- No Artificial Flavors
- Gluten Free
What dietary shortfalls does this product address?
Calcium is the most abundant mineral in the body and is found primarily in the skeleton where it helps build and support bones and teeth. Other important functions dependent on Calcium include muscle contraction, regulation of heartbeat and blood clotting. Inadequate Calcium intake leads to bone loss. Adequate Calcium and Vitamin D throughout life, as part of a well-balanced diet, may reduce the risk of osteoporosis.
Where do we normally get this product from?
Calcium comes from foods like milk, yogurt, cheese, legumes, and green vegetables like broccoli and kale. Sunlight provides the main source of our Vitamin D requirements (without sunscreen). Vitamin D can also be obtained from food such as fatty fish, like salmon and mackerel, as well as in fortified milk.
Who might need to take this product?
Great question! If you’re low in Calcium or need supplemental Calcium to support strong bones.
Suggested Use: Adults, take 1 tablet 1 to 2 times daily with water and a meal.
No two people are alike, so if you are taking medications you should be aware that potential drug-nutrient interactions may occur. Consult a healthcare professional before using this product. Combining certain prescription drugs and dietary supplementation can lead to:
- Diminished drug effectiveness
- Reduced supplement effectiveness
- Impaired drug and/or supplement absorption
If you are taking any medications, consult your physician before use. Use caution with: antibiotics, blood pressure medications, osteoporosis medications (bisphosphonates), thyroid medications, Blood thinning medication like warfarin and Coumadin, Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs like ibuprofen and aspirin.