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Os-Cal 250 + D Tablets (Glaxosmithkline)

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  • Description:    Calcium supplement to help reduce the risk of osteoporosis (see below * ). Also contains Vitamin D.

    Supplement Facts

    Serving Size 1 Tablet

    Per Tablet
    % Daily Value for Pregnant
    or Lactating Women
    % Daily Value for Adults
    and Children 4 or More
    Years of Age
    Vitamin D 125 IU
    31% 31%
    Calcium 250 mg
    19% 25%

    Ingredients:    Oyster shell powder, corn syrup solids, talc, corn starch, hypromellose. Contains less than 1% of calcium stearate, polysorbate 80, titanium dioxide, polyethylene glycol, Vitamin D, propylparaben and methylparaben (preservative), simethicone, yellow 5 lake, blue 1 lake, carnauba wax, edetate sodium.

    Directions:    One tablet three times a day with meals, or as recommended by your physician.

    How Supplied:    Bottle of 100 and 240 tablets

    Store at room temperature.

    Keep out of reach of children.

    *Osteoporosis affects middle-aged and older persons, especially Caucasian and Asian women, and those whose families tend to have fragile bones in later years.

    A lifetime of regular exercise and eating a healthful diet that includes enough calcium, especially during teen and early adult years, builds and maintains good bone health and may reduce the risk of osteoporosis in later life.

    Adequate calcium intake is important, but daily intakes above 2000 mg are not likely to provide any additional benefit.

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