Calcium glycerophosphate

 Calcium glycerophosphate formula

Calcium glycerophosphate - preparation containing phosphorus, affecting tissue metabolism.

Pharmacological action

The drug is a source of phosphorus and calcium, enhances the production of a protein, improves the function of the nervous system, accelerate the strengthening of the bone tissue, stimulates metabolic processes in the body.

Product form

Calcium glycerophosphate release tablets.


According to the instructions of calcium glycerophosphate prescribed as a tonic, restorative remedy for malnutrition, with nervous exhaustion, overwork, malnutrition.

Good reviews of Calcium glycerophosphate used in neurasthenia, neurosis, dystrophy and rickets.

Instructions for use of calcium glycerophosphate

 Calcium glycerophosphate
 The drug is taken orally for the 1st tablet before meals three p / day. The pellets also are inside of 0, 5 -1l. teaspoon two to three r / day.

Calcium glycerophosphate children prescribed take 1st pill (0, 2g) one to three p / day. Babies under one year before applying pills crushed and dissolved in a small amount of water.

To wash down milk tablets is not recommended.

In pregnancy, the drug is prescribed to take one tablet two p / day. For better absorption it is recommended to take vitamin D and C.

side effects

Reviews of Calcium glycerophosphate mostly positive, in cases of intolerance may be allergic reactions, slight nausea, diarrhea, constipation.

Contraindications to the use of calcium glycerophosphate

According to the instructions of calcium glycerophosphate is contraindicated in hypercalcemia, increased sensitivity to the drug, thrombosis, thrombophlebitis, severe hypercalciuria, advanced atherosclerosis, severe renal insufficiency.

With the passage of treatment with calcium should be excluded from the diet sorrel, vinegar. Taking the drug during pregnancy, it should be noted that the rate of calcium - 1500mg a day, so if a woman is already taking a multivitamin, you should consult your doctor.

Up to two children age Calcium glycerophosphate is contraindicated.

With simultaneous use of the drug may exacerbate the toxic effects of cardiac glycosides, improve absorption of tetracyclines and bisphosphonates reduce the absorption from the gastrointestinal tract.

Corticosteroids reduce calcium absorption, and concurrent use of calcium glycerophosphate with potassium-containing drugs, thiazide diuretics increases the risk of symptoms of hypercalcemia.

Recommend to combine funds from receiving iron supplementation.