The effectiveness of Os-Cal® was demonstrated in a clinical study.* Os-Cal® Calcium + D3 has the added benefit of 200 IU Vitamin D3, which helps the body absorb calcium.**
Get the added benefit of Vitamin D
Vitamin D is essential for normal calcium absorption.** Adequate intake of calcium and Vitamin D is linked to the reduced risk of osteoporosis through the mechanism of slowing the rate of bone loss for people with a family history of disease, postmenopausal women, and elderly men and women.
Adequate calcium and vitamin D, throughout life as part of a healthful diet, are essential to reduce the risk of osteoporosis.
The calcium in Os-Cal® Calcium + D3 is calcium carbonate - the most concentrated form of calcium salt.
**When used as directed. Based on clinical trial conducted by NIH in postmenopausal women over the age of 50.
* Jackson RD, Lacroix AZ, Gass M, Wallace RB, Robbins J, Lewis CE et al. Calcium plus vitamin D supplementation and the risk of fractures. N Engl J Med 2006; 354(7):669-683.
** These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.