Osteovit tablets a 30
Dietetic product, food supplement with calcium, zinc, vitaminD3 andvitamin E
Osteovit is dietetic product, food supplement designed to help patients with osteoporosis. This product contain optimal amounts of calcium, vitamin D, vitamin C and zinc, which are essential for preserving bone tissue. When there is alack ofcalciumin the body it’s extracted from the bones into the bloodstream and the bones itself becomes weakened, fragile and brittle. That’s why human body needs more calcium from food or food supplements. Building bones from the calcium is possible only with vitamin D. Calcium cannot be absorbed without vitamin D. The role of vitamin C in the protection of the bone tissue can be seen in the fact that vitamin C is an essential component for the synthesis of collagen, which makes 90 % mass in bone marrow.
|Each Osteovit tablet contains:|
|Calcium (in form of calcium carbonate)||600 mg|
|Cholecalciferol (corresponding to vitamin D)||6,5μg (260 IU)|
|Zinc (from zinc gluconate)||5 mg|
|Vitamin C||30 mg|
Other ingredients are: cross-linked carmellose sodium (E 468), microcrystalline cellulose, calcium stearate. The film consists of: shellac, hypromellose, polysorbate 80, and coloring agents are titanium dioxide E 171 and E 553b talc.
Calcium is the main mineral of bone. It’s absorption and metabolism dependent on vitamin D. Vitamin D is metabolized in the kidney, and converted to the active metabolite (calcitriol), which increases the absorption of calcium from the intestine and increase level of this mineral in the bloodstream. Calcium can increase HDL cholesterol, prevent polyps in the intestines, reduce blood pressure, prevent kidney stones, and tooth loss.
VitaminD3 is produced in the skin after its exposure to UV radiation. In the period when there is not enough sun, like winter, it is necessary to compensate the lack of vitamin D3. This vitamin is essential for the maintenance of homeostasis and a constant concentration of calcium and phosphate in the plasma. It helps to strengthen bones, teeth and growth of children. It has a positive effect on the immune system.
Dosage and administration
For the prevention of osteoporosis is recommended to take one tablet a day with a glass of milk. If you taking Osteovit tablets as adjunctive therapy for osteoporosis it is recommended to take one tablet in the morning and one tablet in the evening with glass of milk.
The recommended daily dose should not be exceeded. A dietary supplement can not replace or substitute a balanced diet. Keep out of reach and sight of children. The product should not be used with food supplements with iron or with tetracyclines, because calcium inhibits the absorption of tetracyclines.
One box contains 30 Osteovit tablets.
Keep up to 25 ºC.
Pharmamed Ltd. Dolac n/L, Travnik, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Approved by Ministry of health Federation of Bosna and Herzegovina
Nr: 03–37–2864/10 od 13.05.2010.
Contact: +387 30 515 005.