What this Supplement is
Adequate calcium is important for teens and young adults and post-menopausal women. In one tablet, Nature Made® Calcium 500 mg with Vitamin D provides 500 mg of Calcium and 10 mcg (400 IU) of vitamin D3 to help meet your daily need for calcium. Calcium and vitamin D help support strong bones and teeth.† Vitamin D helps improve calcium absorption.† Calcium and vitamin D are like a superhero and its sidekick.
What's in our Calcium 500 mg with Vitamin D3 Tablets
Amount per Unit: 500 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.
Who might need to take this product?
Great question! If you're low in calcium or need supplemental calcium to support stronger 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 supplements 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) and thyroid medications. Use with caution with: Blood thinning medication like warfarin and Coumadin, Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs like ibuprofen and aspirin, Blood pressure medication