Business Unit: Human
Medicine Type: Tablet
Generic Name: Calcium Carbonate
Therapeutic Class: Specific mineral preparations
Indication: Calcium carbonate is a salt, which after taking provides calcium in the body. This is used for the treatment or prevention of calcium depletion in patients in whom dietary measures are inadequate.
Dosage & Administration: Calciton 500 mg tablet: Calcium Carbonate is always used orally and when used as an antacid the recommended doses for adults are equivalent to 540-2000 mg Calcium Carbonate per day, doses for children being half of those for adults.
Preparation: 3x10 Tablet