Therapeutic AreaFormulary ChoicesCost for 28
(unless otherwise stated)
Rationale for decision / comments
9.5 Minerals
Green crossCalcium supplements should be considered self-care unless exceptional circumstances
Calcium supplementsCalcium carbonate
as Adcal®
1.5g Chewable tablets: £8.70 (100)Evidence for efficacy of Calcium supplements is in combination with Vitamin D, there should be few situations where Calcium alone is indicated.
Magnesium supplementsMagnesium glycerophosphate 4mmol
as Neomag®
Chewable tablets
£22.77 (50 tablets)