Calcium Carbonate USP + Vitamin D3 USP
Medcal-D Tablet : Each film coated tablet contains Calcium Carbonate USP 1250 mg equivalent to elemental Calcium 500 mg and Vitamin D3 USP 200 IU as Cholecalciferol.
Calcium is an essential element and plays vital role in the body. It helps body’s framework stronger by building bones. Vitamin D is needed for Calcium to be absorbed from the gut and deficiency can lead to low Calcium levels and subsequent weakening of bones.
Medcal-D is indicated for the correction of Calcium and Vitamin D deficiency in the elderly and as an adjunct to specific treatment for osteoporosis in patients where combined vitamin D and calcium deficiencies have been diagnosed or at a high risk of such deficiencies.
Dosage & Administration :
Adults and elderly: One tablet twice a day preferably one tablet each morning and one at evening with a full glass of water.
Dosage in pregnant women: One tablet a day or as directed by the physician.