Blackmores Bio Calcium is a source of calcium for the prevention and treatment of calcium deficiencies. It may assist in the prevention and/or treatment of osteoporosis.
Features and benefits
Chewable tablets with natural peppermint flavour.
Contains vitamin D3 to facilitate uptake by the body.
Adults - Take 2 to 3 tablets a day with meals, or as professionally prescribed.
Children 6-12 years – Take 1 tablet a day or as professionally prescribed.
Children (under 6 years) - Only as professionally prescribed.
The Australian RDI for calcium is 800mg to 1000mg for women over 18 years and 1100mg to 1200mg (4 tablets daily) for women who are pregnant or lactating.
Always read the label. Use only as directed.
Active ingredients per tablet
Calcium phosphate 570 mg
Calcium hydrogen phosphate (equiv. to total
calcium 350mg) 600 mg
Vitamin D3 (Colecalciferol 2.5 mcg) 100 IU
Calcium, zinc and magnesium may decrease the absorption and efficacy of some medications. If taking tetracycline or quinolone antibiotics, bisphosphonates (osteoporosis drugs) or thyroid hormone separate doses by at least two hours
Calcium may decrease the activity of verapamil. Consult your healthcare professional before use if taking verapamil