Twinlab, Calcium Citrate Caps, Plus Magnesium, 250 Capsules (Discontinued Item)
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- Easily Digested
- Quick Acting
- Dietary Supplement
Calcium Citrate is an easily absorbed, soluble and chelated form of calcium preferred by many health and nutritional experts. It is less likely to cause constipation – a very real and uncomfortable problem with certain calcium supplements.
Twinlab Calcium Citrate Caps plus Magnesium go to work quickly in the stomach. Calcium and magnesium tablets, on the other hand, need binders to hold them together. Naturally, these binders may resist dissolving, so it is possible for a calcium plus magnesium tablet to pass through the digestive tract without being completely absorbed.
Twinlab Calcium Citrate Caps Plus Magnesium are easier to swallow and assimilate.
For adults, as a dietary supplement take two capsules daily, preferably with a meal.
Gelatin, croscarmellose sodium, purified water, MCT, magnesium stearate, magnesium aspartate.
No tablet binders, coatings or colorings. Free of the most common allergens such as fish, corn, soy, yeast, wheat, barley, lactose (milk sugar) and all milk and egg products. No added flavorings, sugars, salt, artificial sweeteners, preservatives or salicylates.
Keep tightly closed in a cool, dry place.
Packaged in a glass bottle for maximum stability, quality and freshness.
|Serving Size: 2 Capsules|
|Servings Per Container: 125|
|Amount Per 2 Capsules||% Daily Value|
|Calcium (from tricalcium citrate)||300 mg||30%|
|Magnesium (from magnesium oxide)||150 mg||38%|
This calcium product is easy for my body to absorb and I know it is working. I use to get cracked skin between my toes but with regular use of this product, that problem disappeared.
I have been taking this for at least 15 years. It is the only calcium that agrees with me - very gentle on the system.
Posted by Reviewer1487790 on Jan 10, 2014
especially like the capsule instead of tablets. Goes down so much easier.
( ( ( ( ( ( ( Juicing is better - I quit taking ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) )
Posted by coconut on Jun 26, 2012
Contains magnesium stearate, which keeps the product from sticking to machinery during processing. I don't like that. I stopped using this calcium since I learned that it is safer to get calcium from a more natural source. I started juicing organic kale, broccoli and spinach and have noticed this is better than supplementing. Bottle is glass so be careful where you store it. Seems that if you do want to use this product that it is priced well on iherb.
good calcium supplement
Posted by Reviewer1242003 on Mar 06, 2012
I need twice the recommended dose with this one.
For My Bones
Posted by Reviewer2199321 on Oct 14, 2011
As insurance I take this supplement for my aging bones. I try to get most of my calcium from my diet. I have no side effects. The combination of calcium with magnesium helps prevent constipation due to the calcium. The calcium citrate is better absorbed vs. the carbonate so I can take a lower dose. The price of this supplement is competitive.