Cal-D is a calcium and vitamin supplement. It is used as a dietary supplement in the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis, osteomalacia and rickets
|Calcium Carbonate, Vitamin D
Molecule: Calcium Carbonate, Vitamin D
Formulation: Calcium Carbonate 1.25gm +Vitamin D 3 2501U Tablets
Packaging Unit: 10X15 Tablets
Dosage: Adult: 1 tablet twice a day.
Supplementation of Calcium and Vitamin D3 in pregnant women, osteoporosis, fractures, etc.
Calcium and Vitamin D supplement.
Calcium & Vitamin Supplement.
Mechanism Of Action
Calcium carbonate is a calcium supplement that is used in deficiency states and as an adjunct in the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis. Vitamin D3 is a fat-soluble sterol, it aids in the regulation of calcium and phosphate homeostasis and bone mineralisation.
Constipation, flatulence, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhoea. Pruritus, rash and urticaria.
Patients with hypercalcaemia and/or hypercalciuria, nephrolithiasis, hypervitaminosis D, hypophosphataemia.
May affect the absorption of tetracycline when used together. Concurrent use with systemic corticosteroids may reduce calcium absorption. Caution when using in patients with history of kidney stones.