What it is used for
Calcium supplements for use in prevention of calcium deficiency. Also as an aid in the treatment of hyperphosphatemia in chronic renal failure, hypocalcaemia, osteoporosis and proven malabsorption.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
white, round biconvex tablet marked CAL-SUP 500
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For the active ingredient calcium carbonate
- Food increases the absorption of calcium carbonate.
Do I need a prescription?
We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription for this medicine. You can ask your pharmacist.This medicine is
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems