Calcium

Calcium Information

Calcium is the most abundant mineral in the human body. Average healthy males have about two and a half to three pounds of calcium while females have about two pounds. Approximately 99 percent of calcium is present in the bones and teeth, which leaves only about one percent in cells and body fluids. While the most important function of calcium involves the maintenance of skeletal health, the small percentage of calcium outside the bones is used to maintain a variety of vital body functions.

Calcium Benefits

  • Crucial for the development and long-term health of bones and teeth.
  • Plays a vital role in maintaining a healthy heartbeat.
  • It is also involved in the body’s blood clotting process.
  • Regulates the passage of nutrients and wastes through cell membranes.
  • Iinvolved in the regulation of various enzymes that control muscle contraction, fat digestion and metabolism. Regulates the transmission of nerve impulses.
  • Involved in blood pressure regulation.
  • Aids in the prevention of colorectal cancer in men
  • Helps reduce cholesterol levels
  • May aid in the treatment of kidney stones
  • For support of PMS, calcium may dramatically reduce symptoms
  • Plays a key role in supporting bone health in postmenopausal women
  • Helps slow the progression of osteoporosis

Calcium Notes

The Dietary Supplements Information Bureau recommends a daily dosage of approximately 1200 mg of Calcium for otpimal health. This dietary supplement is considered safe when used in accordance with proper dosing guidelines

Calcium Products

  Brand & Product Name  Description  Retail 
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  Twinlab : Calcium Citrate + Magnesium 
 250 caps  $22.95   $13.95   More info 
  Twinlab : Gentle Vitamin C 250 - Chewable Wafers 
 100 wafers, 279 mg  $14.95   $8.95   More info Discontinued
  Twinlab : Calcium 500 w/Magnesium & Vitamin D 
 180 tabs, 500 mg  $11.49   $6.95   More info 
  Twinlab : Calcium Citrate + Magnesium 
 75 caps, 300 mg  $8.50   $4.95   More info Discontinued
  Twinlab : Calcium Citrate + Magnesium 
 150 caps  $14.95   $8.95   More info 
  Twinlab : Calcium Citrate Chewable Wafers 
 60 wafers  $14.50   $8.95   More info 
  Twinlab : Calcium Lactate 
 100 caps  $10.50   $5.95   More info 
  Twinlab : Cal-Quick Liquid Calcium 
 16 oz, 1500 mg  $13.95   $8.95   More info 
  Natures Way : Calcium Citrate Complex 
 100 caps, 500 mg  $9.49   $5.95   More info 
  Natures Way : Calcium Citrate Complex 
 250 caps, 500 mg  $19.99   $11.95   More info 


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