Calcium Carbonate [Elemental] + Vitamin D3

Indications

This combination is used for treatment of osteoporosis, osteomalacia, rickets, tetany and in parathyroid disease. Calcium supplements are often used to ensure adequate dietary intake in conditions such as pregnancy & lactation, osteogenesis and tooth formation (adjunct with definite treatment) and therapy with anti-seizure medications. It is also used as routine supplement and phosphate binder in chronic renal failure.

Therapeutic Class

Specific mineral & vitamin combined preparations

Pharmacology

This is the preparation of Calcium Carbonate and Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol). Calcium is necessary for many normal functions of our body, especially bone formation and maintenance. Vitamin D3 helps for the absorption & reabsorption of Calcium. Vitamin D3 also stimulates bone formation. Clinical studies showed that Calcium and Vitamin D3 all together helps in bone growth, and in prevention of osteoporosis & bone fracture.

Dosage & Administration

Calcium 500 mg and Vitamin D3 200 IU Tablet: 2 tablets daily or 1 tablet twice daily. It is best taken with or just after a meal to improve absorption.

Calcium 500 mg and Vitamin D3 400 IU Tablet: 1 tablet twice daily. It is best taken with or just after a meal to improve absorption.

Interaction

It has possible interaction with calcium, aluminium or magnesium containing antacids &  other calcium supplements, calcitriol & other vitamin D3 supplements; digoxin, tetracycline, doxycycline, minocycline or oxytetracycline.

Contraindications

It is contraindicated in case of hypercalcaemia, hyperthyroidism, renal calculi & nephrolithiasis and Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome.

Side Effects

It is generally well tolerated. If there is experience like nausea, vomiting, stomach cramps, dry mouth, increased thirst, increased urination while taking, noticed to physicians. Constipation may occur.

Pregnancy & Lactation

This combination should be used as directed by physician during pregnancy or while breast-feeding.

Precautions & Warnings

If there is any pre-existing heart disease or kidney disease, precautions should be taken.

Overdose Effects

Symptoms of overdosage may include nausea and vomiting, severe drowsiness, dry mouth, loss of appetite, metallic taste, stomach cramps, diarrhea, headache, constipation.

Storage Conditions

Keep in a dry place away from light and heat. Keep out of the reach of children.

Available Brand Names

  • Tablet A-Cal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    ACME Laboratories Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 6.50
  • Tablet A-Cal DX
    500 mg+400 IU
    ACME Laboratories Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.50
  • Tablet Acical-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    ACI Limited
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Effervescent Tablet Acical-DX
    600 mg+400 IU
    ACI Limited
    Unit Price : ৳ 15.00
  • Tablet Adcal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Amulet Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.02
  • Tablet Ambeecal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Ambee Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 3.31
  • Tablet Apocal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Apex Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Aristocal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Beucal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Julphar Bangladesh Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Tablet Biocal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Biogene Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Tablet Boni D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Delta Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Tablet Bonmax D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Novelta Bestway Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Tablet Bpcal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Bristol Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 3.30
  • Tablet Bpcal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Bristol Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 3.30
  • Tablet Cadmin
    500 mg+200 IU
    General Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 3.32
  • Tablet Cadolin
    500 mg+200 IU
    Jayson Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.01
  • Tablet Cal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Pacific Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 3.64
  • Tablet Cal-D-Zen
    500 mg+200 IU
    Zenith Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Calbo-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Tablet Calbon D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Aristopharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Tablet Calci-D Plus
    500 mg+200 IU
    Rephco Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.30
  • Tablet Calcibo D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Astra Biopharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Tablet Calcibost-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Sharif Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.01
  • Tablet Calcical-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Techno Drugs Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.94
  • Tablet Calcifil D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Gaco Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.02
  • Tablet Calcin-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Renata Limited
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Tablet Calcium A&D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Ad-din pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 3.30
  • Tablet Caldical-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Ziska Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Tablet Caldil-Plus
    500 mg+200 IU
    Drug International Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.05
  • Tablet Caldivit
    500 mg+200 IU
    GlaxoSmithKline
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Tablet Caldolin
    500 mg+400 IU
    Chemist Laboratories Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.67
  • Tablet Caletal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    United Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.01
  • Tablet Calfeed-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Apollo Pharmaceutical Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.83
  • Tablet Calfor-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Asiatic Laboratories Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Chewing Gum Tablet Calgum JR
    250 mg+250 IU
    Eskayef Bangladesh Ltd.
    Price not available
  • Tablet Calium Plus
    500 mg+200 IU
    Pharmadesh Laboratories Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Tablet Calmax-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Hudson Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Tablet Calmet-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Somatec Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Calmi-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Alco Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.02
  • Tablet Calos-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Modern Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Tablet Calpo-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Medicon Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 3.98
  • Tablet Calsil Plus
    500 mg+200 IU
    Silva Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Calsto D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Monicopharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Caltonic-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Globex Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Calvimax D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Incepta Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Carben D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Benham Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 6.50
  • Tablet Carben DS
    600 mg+400 IU
    Benham Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 8.00
  • Tablet Carbocal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Globe Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Tablet Cardiben-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Bengal drugs Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Tablet Carmo D
    500 mg+200 IU
    S.N. Pharmaceutical Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 3.30
  • Tablet Casalt-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Kemiko Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.02
  • Tablet CoralCal-DX
    600 mg+400 IU
    Radiant Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 15.05
  • Tablet Dos
    500 mg+200 IU
    Central Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Tablet Ecal-D3
    500 mg+200 IU
    Ethical Drug Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Edical-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Edruc Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Eurocal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Euro Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 6.50
  • Tablet G-Cal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Gonoshasthaya Pharma Ltd.
    30's can : ৳ 120.06
  • Tablet Ipical DX
    600 mg+400 IU
    Ibn-Sina Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 8.00
  • Tablet Ipical-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Ibn-Sina Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Isocal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Doctor’s Chemical Works Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 3.00
  • Tablet Kindical-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Navana Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 10.00
  • Tablet Kindical-DX
    500 mg+400 IU
    Navana Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 15.00
  • Tablet Labcal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Labaid Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.02
  • Tablet Maxcal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Novus Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Maxical-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Orion Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.03
  • Tablet Maxical-DX
    600 mg+400 IU
    Orion Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 8.00
  • Tablet Miracal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Navana Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 6.50
  • Tablet Monocal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Concord Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 6.02
  • Tablet Mycal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Organic Health Care
    Unit Price : ৳ 6.00
  • Tablet Myocal-D
    500 mg
    Nipa Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Tablet Naafcal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Naafco Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Tablet Naafcal-DS
    600 mg+400 IU
    Naafco Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 8.00
  • Tablet Neocal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    The White Horse Pharma
    Unit Price : ৳ 6.42
  • Tablet Novacal DX
    500 mg+400 IU
    Novelta Bestway Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.02
  • Tablet Novacal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Leon Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Nutribon
    500 mg+200 IU
    Veritas Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Price not available
  • Tablet Onecal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    One Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Tablet Oracal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Amico Laboratories Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Orthocal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Biopharma Laboratories Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Oscal-D
    500 mg+400 IU
    Unimed Unihealth MFG. Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Oscal-D Forte
    600 mg+400 IU
    Unimed Unihealth MFG. Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 6.00
  • Tablet Osmin-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Marker Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 3.33
  • Tablet Ossi D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Kumudini Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Ostacid-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Rangs Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 6.00
  • Tablet Ostelin-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Everest Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Tablet Ostim-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Hallmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.01
  • Tablet Ostimet-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Virgo Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Ostocal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Eskayef Bangladesh Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Chewable Tablet Ostocal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Eskayef Bangladesh Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Tablet Ostocal DX
    600 mg+400 IU
    Eskayef Bangladesh Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 8.00
  • Chewable Tablet Ostocal DX
    600 mg+400 IU
    Eskayef Bangladesh Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 8.00
  • Tablet Ostogen D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Opsonin Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 6.00
  • Tablet Ostogen D Forte
    600 mg+400 IU
    Opsonin Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Tablet Ostoplus-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Desh Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Tablet Peocal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Peoples Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 3.00
  • Tablet Precal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Premier Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    30 tablet pot : ৳ 150.00
  • Tablet Precal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Premier Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Protebon-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Beacon Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Tablet Reefcal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Ziska Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 10.00
  • Tablet Reefcal-DX
    500 mg+400 IU
    Ziska Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 15.00
  • Tablet Rejuven D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Novo Healthcare and Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Tablet RN-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    RN Pharmaceuticals
    Unit Price : ৳ 6.50
  • Tablet Rocal-D
    500 mg+200 mg
    Healthcare Pharmacuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 8.00
  • Effervescent Tablet Rocal-D Vita
    600 mg+400 IU
    Healthcare Pharmacuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 15.00
  • Tablet Sancal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Prime Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Sandocal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    SANDOZ (A Novartis Division)
    Unit Price : ৳ 9.00
  • Tablet SB-Cal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Sunman-Birdem Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00
  • Tablet Seecal Plus
    500 mg+200 IU
    Seema Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Tablet Starcal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    NIPRO JMI Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Tablet Starcal D Forte
    500 mg+400 IU
    NIPRO JMI Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 8.02
  • Tablet Sucal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Supreme Pharmaceutical Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Tablet Suplical-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Cosmic Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Tablet Sycal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    MST Pharma
    Unit Price : ৳ 4.00
  • Tablet Temcal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Team Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 6.50
  • Tablet Ultracal D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Popular Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Tablet VD-Cal
    500 mg+200 IU
    Centeon Pharma Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 7.00
  • Effervescent Tablet Vitocal D
    600 mg+400 IU
    Eskayef Bangladesh Ltd.
    Unit Price : ৳ 15.00
  • Tablet Xtracal-D
    500 mg+200 IU
    Pharmasia Limited
    Unit Price : ৳ 5.00