What is Calcium Oyster Shell?

Category: Supplements

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Generic name: Calcium

Naturally derived forms of calcium come from bone, shells, or the earth: bonemeal, oyster shell, and dolomite. One of the most important uses of calcium is to help prevent and treat osteoporosis. Calcium works best when combined with Vitamin D.

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Dosages

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500 mg daily 1

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Currently taking Calcium Oyster Shell

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1 - 2 years 1

Stopped taking Calcium Oyster Shell

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6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence
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1 patient evaluation for Calcium Oyster Shell

Feb 26, 2010 (Started Jul 10, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Bone Health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily

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