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Calcium 600+D

Generic name: calcium and vitamin D combination [KAL-see-um-and-VYE-ta-min-D]
Brand names: Calcet Calcet Petites Calcium 600+D Calcium Plus Vitamin D3,…show all 24 brands
Combinations of vitamins and minerals

What is Calcium 600+D?

Calcium is an essential mineral for the body's many functions, including bone formation and maintenance. Vitamin D helps your body absorb calcium effectively. Calcium 600+D can be used to prevent or treat a calcium deficiency. Many brands and forms of calcium and vitamin D are available.This leaflet does not list all brands. This medication guide does not list all possible uses for calcium 600+D.

Side effects of Calcium 600+D

If you experience any of the following signs and symptoms of an allergic reaction: difficulty breathing, hives or facial or throat swelling - seek medical help immediately! If you notice any of the following signs that your body has too much calcium, call your doctor immediately.

  • Nausea, vomiting, constipation;
  • Increased thirst or urination
  • Muscle weakness and bone pain
  • Feeling tired, confused, or lacking energy?

Side effects of calcium 600+D include:

  • Irregular heartbeat
  • Weakness, drowsiness, headache;
  • A metallic taste or feeling in your mouth, or a dry mouth
  • Muscle or bone pain

There may be other side effects. Need medical advice regarding side effects? For guidance from your physician. The FDA can be contacted at 1-800-FDA-1088 to report side effects.


Please read all the instructions on the label or package of your medication. Inform your healthcare provider about your medical conditions, your allergies, and the medicines you are using.

Before you take this drug

If you are suffering from:

  • Kidney disease
  • Kidney stone
  • Heart disease
  • Cancer;
  • High levels of calcium in the blood
  • Circulation problems
  • Parathyroid disorder.

Consult your doctor before using the product if you are pregnant or nursing.

How to take calcium 600+D?

Do not exceed the recommended dosage or duration. Use the recommended dose and do not exceed it. You can check the label to determine if you should take your calcium 600+D with or without food. Take the tablet along with a glass of water. Chew the chewable tablet before swallowing it. No longer chew or crush the extended-release tablets. Take it as a whole. Calcium and vitamin D are only two parts of an overall treatment programme that includes diet changes. Find out which foods contain vitamin D and calcium. As you change your diet, it is possible that the dosage of your supplement will need to be adjusted. You should follow your doctor's advice. Store away from heat and moisture at room temperature.

What happens if I miss the dose?

If you are almost due for your next dose, skip the missed one. Never take two doses of the same medicine at once.

What happens if I overdose?

Reach out immediately if a poison occurs and contact 1-800-222-1222 or seek immediate medical care.

What should be avoided?

Before taking any multivitamins, mineral supplements, or antiacids, consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Interaction with other drug

Calcium 600+D can interfere with the absorption of certain medications. Calcium 600+D may be affected by other drugs, such as vitamins and herbal products. Inform your doctor of all the medicines you are taking and those that you stop or start using.