Calcium Carbonate oral suspension
- Generic Name: Calcium
- Drug Class: Plain AntacidsCalcium Products, Plain
- Strengths: 1.8g, 1000mg, 1177mg, 1250mg, 1500mg, 200mg, 334mg, 370mg, 400mg, 420mg, 500mg, 600mg, 625mg, 648mg, 650mg, 667mg, 668mg, 750mg, 850mg, 900mg, 950mg, 972mg
- Over the Counter (Prescription Not Required)
- Not a Federally Controlled Drug (CSA Schedule)
What is this medicine?
CALCIUM CARBONATE (KAL see um KAR bon ate) is a calcium salt. It is used as an antacid to relieve the symptoms of indigestion and heartburn. It is also used to prevent osteoporosis, as a calcium supplement, and to treat high phosphate levels in patients with kidney disease.