Calcium Citrate Powder

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Calcium citrate is a calcium salt obtained as a byproduct in the synthesis of citric acid. Calcium citrate is helpful as a dietary supplement for people who cannot tolerate calcium-rich foods, such as dairy, or who cannot meet their recommended daily intake of calcium from diet alone.

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information at a glance

active compoundsCalcium (up to 21%).

buying & keeping

general guidelines and tips

storage tipsStore in a tightly-sealed container in a cool, dark place.
appearance & aromaWhite powder without remarkable aroma.
flavor profileSlightly salty. May be combined with fruit powders to enhance flavor when mixing into beverages.


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wellnessCalcium citrate is typically taken in capsule form as a dietary supplement.
industrialCalcium citrate is a food additive designated as E 333. It is also used in the food and beverage industries as an emulsifier and preservative, and in the pharmaceutical industry in diuretics and as a mucoactive agent in expectorants.
safetyCalcium citrate is safe for most people, but dosage should not exceed 2,500 milligrams per day. Side effects are rare, but stomach upset and constipation have been reported. Consult a health care practitioner before using calcium citrate powder if you are pregnant or breast-feeding, or have a history of parathyroid gland disorder, kidney disease or hypercalcemia (high levels of calcium in the blood).

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This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

please be advised: 
Before making any changes to your diet you should always consult with your doctor,
especially if you are pregnant, nursing or have existing conditions.