ADCAL Chewable Tablet Ref.[6358] Active ingredients: Calcium carbonate

Source: Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (GB)  Revision Year: 2016  Publisher: Kyowa Kirin Ltd., Galabank Business Park, Galashiels, Scotland, TD1 1QH

Product name and form

Adcal 1500mg Chewable Tablets.

Pharmaceutical Form

Chewable Tablet.

Qualitative and quantitative composition

Per tablet:

Calcium carbonate: 1500mg

equivalent to 600mg of elemental calcium.

Active Ingredient Description
Calcium carbonate

Calcium carbonate releases, in a pH-dependent manner, calcium ions in the stomach. Calcium carbonate is widely used as antacid and extensively used as a dietary supplement.

List of Excipients

Pre-gelatinised starch
Sodium saccharin
Magnesium stearate
Fruit flavour (contains propylene glycol and maltodextrin)

Pack sizes and marketing

PVC/PVdC aluminium foil blister packs of 10 (Physicians sample), or 100 tablets in a cardboard carton.

Marketing authorization holder

Kyowa Kirin Ltd., Galabank Business Park, Galashiels, Scotland, TD1 1QH

Marketing authorization dates and numbers




Drug Countries
ADCAL United Kingdom

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