|Molecular Weight||350.25 g/mol|
|Shelf Life||3 years - 20°C powder|
|USP of Products||
Description of Calcium Orotate
Calcium Orotate is a calcium salt of orotic acid and it’s chemical formula is Ca(C5H3N2O4)2, indicating the combination of calcium (Ca2+) ions with two molecules of orotic acid. Calcium orotate is a dietary supplement that provides both calcium and orotic acid.
Application of Calcium Orotate
- Used to prevent or treat low blood calcium levels in individuals with inadequate dietary calcium intake.
- Treats conditions caused by low calcium levels, including osteoporosis, osteomalacia, hypoparathyroidism, and latent tetany.
- Ensures sufficient calcium intake in specific groups, such as pregnant or nursing women and those on certain medications like phenytoin, phenobarbital, or prednisone.