Calcium Orotate and Vitamin D3 is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Osteoporosis, Vitamin d deficiency, Osteomalacia, Hypoparathyroidism, Latent tetany and other conditions. Calcium orotate is the single most effective form of calcium supplement. Calcium plays a very important role in the body. It is necessary for normal functioning of nerves, cells, muscle, and bone. If there is not enough calcium in the blood, then the body will take calcium from bones, thereby weakening bones. Having the right amount of calcium is important for building and keeping strong bones. On the same side, Vitamin D3 is important for the absorption of calcium from the stomach and for the functioning of calcium in the body.
âDiscomfort due to bone irritation
Calcium Orotate is a Calcium supplement with a functional amino acid chelating ligand-Orotic acid. Orotic acid assists the transport of Calcium through cellular membrane structures facilitating the intracellular uptake of Calcium, particularly in bone. Calcium Orotate also helps in the maintenance of healthy cartilage. Furthermore, Orotate is involved in the synthesis of DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) and RNA (ribonucleic acid).
Calcium Orotate has the high affinity to penetrate complex cell membrane.
Vitamin D plays a substantial role in the regulation of calcium and maintenance of phosphorus levels in the blood, two factors that are extremely important for maintaining healthy bones. Vitamin D is important for your neurological health. Vitamin D has several important functions. Perhaps the most vital are regulating the absorption of calcium and phosphorus, and facilitating normal immune system function. Getting a sufficient amount of vitamin D is important for normal growth and development of bones and teeth, as well as improved resistance against certain diseases.
Pregnancy & Lactation:
During pregnancy and lactation treatment with Calcium Orotate should always be under the direction of a physician. Women who are pregnant and breast feeding need more Calcium. Pregnancy related high blood pressure is a common and serious risk for women and their babies. Taking supplement of Calcium Orotate can help to reduce this risk.
Although this supplement is safe to use but it should be taken under the supervision of the dietitian.
Very rare but the common side effects are:
âIncreased thirst/ urination