Calcium citrate tetrahydrate 301 views0 applications

Australian Approved Name (AAN): Calcium citrate tetrahydrate

Common names and synonyms: Calcium citrate hydrate

Superseded AAN: Calcium citrate hydrate

Organic/Inorganic: Organic

Molecular formula: C12H10Ca3O14.4H2O

Molecular weight: 570.4

Conversions (% calcium): 21.08

RDI for Calcium as per NHMRC:
Infants – 0-6 months – 210mg/day (AI)
Infants – 7-12 months – 270mg/day (AI)
Children – 1-3 years – 500mg/day
Children – 4-8 years – 700mg/day
Children – 9-11 years – 1000mg/day
Children – 12-18 years – 1300mg/day
Men – 19-70 years – 1000mg/day
Men – >70years – 1300mg/day
Women – 19-50 years – 1000mg/day
Women – >50 years – 1300mg/day
Pregnancy & Lactation – 14-18 years – 1300mg/day
Pregnancy & Lactation – 19-50 years – 1000mg/day

Warnings and restrictions: If used as an active ingredient and the medicine is intended as a mineral supplementation, Calcium is a mandatory component of Calcium citrate tetrahydrate.

Allowable purpose of the ingredient: Active. Excipient. Homeopathic

TGA reference: United States Adopted Name (modified)

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