Description

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.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
Calcium carbonate
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A02 Drugs for acid related disorders → A02A Antacids → A02AC Calcium compounds
Calcium carbonate
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A12 Mineral supplements → A12A Calcium → A12AA Calcium

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