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Calcium Citrate Powder 8 oz. Powder

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8 oz
  • Highly bioavailable calcium
  • 100% pure powder for easy mixing
  • Vegetarian & vegan formula
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Calcium Citrate Powder 8 oz. Powder + NOW Foods Magnesium Citrate Powder, 8 Ounces
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Important Information

Ingredients
100% Pure Calcium Citrate.

Directions
For adults, take 1 1/2 level teaspoons daily, preferably with a meal. For best results, blend into "pulpy" type juices such as tomato or orange juice.

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Product Description

Size: 8 oz

Calcium Citrate is an optimal calcium supplement formulated to exacting specifications. Our calcium is complexed with citric acid for enhanced solubility and contains no other ingredients. The powdered form is 100% pure and free of fillers and preservatives, much lower in cost, easy to digest and can be taken in desired potencies. Powdered vitamins and minerals are truly a unique way to take supplements!

Product Details

Size: 8 oz
  • Product Dimensions: 2.8 x 2.8 x 6.4 inches ; 10.2 ounces
  • Shipping Weight: 1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • ASIN: B0006ZF9NC
  • UPC: 840994104465 733739012401
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  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (53 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #46,080 in Health & Personal Care (See Top 100 in Health & Personal Care)
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Customer Reviews

I switched from the Now brand magnesium citrate capsules, because they contained stearates.
Tried it all!
Great product which mixes instantly in juice and makes the drink a bit more creamy and tasteful.
Jean J
Yay for bioavailable (immediately absorbed) calcium and this product is very reasonably priced!
B. Smith

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

51 of 52 people found the following review helpful By B. Smith on October 23, 2011
Size Name: 8 oz Verified Purchase
I hate taking pills of any kind. My bone density test results last fall (2010) indicated that I had entered the "osteopenia" stage of calcium levels in my body. I immediately looked for "bioavailable" calcium supplements. There are not many, unless you want to take another pill (Caltrate is a good one). I quit ordering the liquid form of Coral Calcium, although it was very easy to use, after the nuclear disaster in Japan (where the coral calcium is harvested). The powdered form of calcium citrate has been easy for me. I just mix 1-1/2 teaspoons with any liquid that I prefer, as long as I consume the drink at least 2 hours after and four hours before any other pills. Everyone probably knows by now that calcium blocks the absorption of vitamin pills and meds. My latest bone density test showed that my bone density is NORMAL again! Yay for bioavailable (immediately absorbed) calcium and this product is very reasonably priced!
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24 of 25 people found the following review helpful By E. Nonimiss on October 27, 2007
Size Name: 8 oz Verified Purchase
I purchased four at one time and keep them in the refrigerator.
Having checked the health food/other stores, the savings is substantial
when purchasing this way.

I mix the recommended amount in my fruit drink in the morning. My
research suggested that this is the more tolerable/better type of calcium supplement. No additives!
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38 of 43 people found the following review helpful By NYFB on October 11, 2011
Size Name: 8 oz Verified Purchase
UPDATE SEPTEMBER 2014
I never purchased PipingRock nor wrote a review for PipingRock vitamins. Amazon has change products by using the reviews of other product for this PipingRock item. Swanson Vitamins does not even sell PipingRock products but yet Swanson is a seller of this item on Amazon, confusing.

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Calcium Citrate 100% Pure Powder without any additives. Calcium comes in many forms but most research has been done on calcium carbonate which does not absorb well and it is in a much more concentrate form than calcium citrate. Calcium Carbonate is better if consumed with food unlike citrate which can be consumed without food. Citrate is easier to absorb but since it is not as concentrate it cost more. Put the calcium supplement into a glass of clear vinegar. This creates an acidic environment much like that of your stomach. Stir the solution occasionally. If the calcium supplement disintegrates within 30 minutes, it should dissolve in your stomach, too. If the calcium supplement does not completely dissolve, then forget it.
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17 of 18 people found the following review helpful By WD on April 14, 2012
Size Name: 8 oz Verified Purchase
I very recently started taking this product due to a bone density test that shows me to be at high risk for a hip fracture. Learning from a radiologist that he often sees undigested pills in stomach x-rays, I opted for the powdered form of calcium.

Because this is the first time I have taken calcium citrate, I am taking a lower-than-suggested dosage, and have had no ill effects. I take it with water and do not find it disagreeable.

What I find very interesting - though it may be coincidental - is that I am experiencing two positive side-effects:

1. I have been sleeping much better, since taking this product.

2. My irregular heart-beat/palpitations has decreased.

This is a supplement that I will continue to take, and highly recommend - though I do advise checking with your doctor before adding anything to your medication/vitamin regimen.

Note: If I have a follow-up bone density scan, I will post the results with an update to this review.
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17 of 18 people found the following review helpful By Jean J on March 29, 2012
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Prices are getting rediculous and this product, which is the brand "Now" is a very reputable company. The amount of Calcium Citrate is 1 1/2 tsp per approximately 580 mg to 600 mg. per serving. As the body can only assimilate no more than 600 mg. per serving, this is beneficial with no waste. I mix this with water and a bit of juice or with "Emergent C" and add Boron, topical Magnesium (recommended by Dr. Norm Shealy) and Vitamin K2. The savings campared to prefilled capsules is remarkable and the bioavailability more benefical for assimilation. Great product which mixes instantly in juice and makes the drink a bit more creamy and tasteful. I won't go back to pills or capsules/caplets. I've been an RN and holistic practioner for many years, so I recommend this product to patients, friend and family alike. Best on the market, but you have to add the (above) for full benefit.
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33 of 39 people found the following review helpful By peasantgirl on July 20, 2012
Size Name: 8 oz
This stuff is fine for the money but I have realized I'd rather get my calcium from the eggshells of the eggs I am already using. Why pay more money for a supplement when you're probably throwing out calcium every day?

One whole medium sized eggshell makes about one teaspoon of powder, which yields about 750 - 800 mgs of elemental calcium plus other microelements, i.e. magnesium, boron, copper, iron, manganese, molybdenum, sulphur, silicon, zinc, etc. There are 27 elements in total. The composition of an eggshell is very similar to that of our bones and teeth.

All you have to do is take the shells from raw eggs (rinse them first!) or boiled eggs, lay them out on a baking sheet and leave them out overnight to dry. Then grind them in a coffee grinder. I've read that they can be stored in a glass container but I just keep mine in a ziplock baggie.

Think of all the plastic bottles you won't add to the landfills by doing this! :)
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