Calcium Citrate and Vitamin D 240 caps
Swanson Calcium Citrate with Calcium Carbonate and Vitamin D 240 caps
An effective and economical source of bone nourishment
The easy-to-absorb citrate form of calcium
Fortified with vitamin D to ensure efficient absorption
Swanson Premium Brand Calcium Citrate Complex is an excellent and economical option for everyday bone maintenance. It combines two high-quality forms of calcium–calcium citrate and calcium carbonate–with a generous supply of vitamin D to ensure absorption.
Calcium Citrate is used to prevent or treat low blood calcium levels in people who do not get enough calcium from their diets. It may be used to treat conditions caused by low calcium levels such as bone loss (osteoporosis), weak bones (osteomalacia/rickets), decreased activity of the parathyroid gland (hypoparathyroidism), and a certain muscle disease (latent tetany). It may also be used in certain patients to make sure they are getting enough calcium (e.g., women who are pregnant nursing, or postmenopausal, people taking certain medications such as phenytoin, phenobarbital or prednisone).
Calcium plays a very important role in the body. It is necessary for normal functioning of nerves, cells, muscle, and bone. If there is not enough calcium in the blood then the body will take calcium from bones, thereby weakening bones. Having the right amount of calcium is important for building and keeping strong…
Serving Size 3 Capsules
Servings Per Container 80
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Vitamin D (as cholecalciferol)||300 IU||75%|
|Calcium (from calcium citrate)||487.5 mg||49%|
|Calcium (from calcium carbonate)||26|
Other ingredients: Gelatin, magnesium stearate.
Suggested Use: As a dietary supplement, take three capsules per day with water