Helps prevent or reduce the rate of bone loss; moderate nerve and muscle performance and allow normal cardiac function.
Adults & Children: >7y/o: 1-2 tablets once or twice a day. Pregnant & Lactating women: 2 tablets three times a day. Should be taken with food.
Interactions: Enhances effects of digitalis glycosides. Risk of milk-alkali syndrome with thiazide diuretics. May reduce absorption of Fe & Zn. Reduced absorption with alcohol; Al-containing compounds; mineral oil; stimulant laxatives (prolonged use); corticosteroids; foods rich in oxalic acid or phytic acid. May reduce serum levels with anticonvulsants; biphosphonates; fluoride; some fluoroquinolones & tetracyclines; levothyroxine; phenytoin; aspirin; bismuth subcitrate; Ca-channel blocker & cefpodoxime; caffeine.