Calcium is one of the most important minor-nutrient elements of the human body participating in the vital processes. The health and quality of life greatly depend on the correctness and adequacy of the calcium metabolism functionality. Calcium is the main universal regulator of cell functionality, neuromuscular excitability, and leading antioxidant as it acts as the structural material for bones and tissues. Moreover, the musculoskeletal functionality completely depends on this element. In addition, calcium is the most important component influencing the blood clotting ability, it forms body resistance to external negative effects, provides anti-inflammatory and antiallergic effect.
What are the reasons of the calcium deficiency in the body?
By the age of 40-50, people experience the natural decrease in calcium due to the age-related changes, which can lead to the predominance of processes resulting in the element destruction over its replenishment. In addition, the following factors affect the calcium metabolic disorders and its deficiency:
- sedentary lifestyle;
- systematic stressful situations;
- consumption of large amounts of sugar or salt;
- intense physical activity and going in for professional sports;
- long-term use of certain groups of medications: hormonal, laxatives, diuretics, adsorbents, antacids, medications of the tetracycline group, etc.;
- consumption of high-protein products, products from premium quality flour, oxalic acid, spinach, rhubarb;
- pregnancy, breastfeeding;
- some diseases: diabetes mellitus, gastrointestinal diseases, renal insufficiency, endocrinopathy, hypovitaminosis.
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How calcium deficiency and metabolic disorders are manifested
First of all, calcium metabolic disorders affect the state of the musculoskeletal system. Such disorder can result in pain in muscles and joints, muscle spasms, cramps, increased risk of fractures, salt accumulation, such diseases as atherosclerosis, osteochondrosis, osteoporosis, arthrosis, etc.
You can replenish calcium deficiency and regulate the metabolic processes related to this minor-nutrient element with the help of well-balanced diet, calcium intake, as well as the use of special calcium-regulating products for local application: creams, gels and ointments.
Repharm Company has developed a series of medical and cosmetic products based on natural regulators of calcium metabolism – bisphosphonates. These elements regulate calcium metabolism at the cellular level, prevent the formation of crystals of calcium salt, promote the removal of salts from the body, and strengthen bone, connective and articular tissue. These products relieve muscle tension, pain, and help to restore the motor activity, increase joint mobility, regenerate nervous tissue, cure and lift the skin. The list of products of the series includes KSI gel Ca-control, cream for active lifestyle Ca-VITACTIVE, body cream KSI cream Ca-control.