What Is It?
Calcium citrate and citrate/malate are highly bioavailable calcium chelates, providing support for bone, cardiovascular and colon health.
Uses For Calcium
Bone: Multiple randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled studies have reported statistically significant positive results using calcium supplementation to support bone mineral composition and help reduce the risk of osteoporosis for both women and men. Risk factors for osteoporosis include sex, race, age and inadequate calcium intake.
Cardiovascular: Calcium has demonstrated the ability to provide a supportive effect on cardiovascular health by promoting healthy receptor function and healthy lipid metabolism.
Colon: Research suggests that calcium is associated with supporting distal colon health.
What Is The Source?
Calcium is derived from limestone.
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or Precautions?
If pregnant or lactating, or have a history of kidney stones, consult your physician before taking this product.
Are There Any Potential Drug Interactions?
Calcium may need to be taken separately from certain antibiotics.
Pure Encapsulations recommends 2-6 capsules per day, in divided doses, with or between meals.