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500 mg calcium supplements with vitamin D

500 mg calcium supplement tablets, with vitamin D, made from calcium carbonate, maltodextrin, mineral oil, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, glycerin, Vitamin D3, polyethylene glycol, and carnauba wax. These supplements are distributed by Nature Made Nutritional Products.

By Ragesoss (Own work) [GFDL (], via Wikimedia Commons

Tainted Products That are Marketed as Dietary Supplements

From US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

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