Frequently asked questions about Cal-C-Vita®

Can I take Cal-C-Vita® every day?

Yes, provided it is taken as indicated in the instructions.

Can I take Cal-C-Vita® during pregnancy or lactation?

A healthcare professional should be consulted before use.

What does NRV mean?

NRV stands for Nutritional Reference Value (this used to be called RDA which stands for Recommended Daily Allowance). This is the daily amount of a vitamin or mineral that the average healthy person needs to maintain good health. The % NRV in a supplement tells you how much of a vitamin or mineral's NRV you get from each dose of the supplement.

Can children take Cal-C-Vita®?

Cal-C-Vita® Effervescent Tablets are suitable for children over the age of 4 years old. Cal-C-Vita® Combo Effervescent Tablets are suitable for children over 12 years. Cal-C-Vita® Combo Effervescent Tablets are not intended for use in children under 12 years. Please take as indicated in the instructions.

Where can I find out more about vitamins and minerals?

The following websites provide useful information about vitamins and minerals:

www.hsis.org

  • HSIS, the Health Supplements Information Service, is an educational programme that presents the facts about supplements in a simple, straightforward way with useful information about vitamins and minerals.

www.nhs.uk/conditions/vitamins-minerals

  • Live Well The NHS Choice website providing guidance on vitamins and minerals.

www.pi.oregonstate.edu

  • Linus Pauling Institute.