There are at least 18 key bone-building nutrients essential for optimum bone health. They include Ca, P, Mg, Mn, Zn, Cu, B, S, F, Vitamin A, C, D, B6, B12, K, Folic acid, essential fatty acids and proteins. When the balance of these key ingredients gets disturbed, decalcification starts. Factors which can disturb the balance are menopause- hormonal imbalance, improper functioning of endocrinal glands, poor absorption, corticosteroids (prednisolone), excess intake of protein, salt, saturated fat, sugar, drugs, alcoholism, smoking, caffeine, tobacco, sedentary life, stress and less exposure to sunlight.
Homeocal, a product from SBL, is a new solution to osteoporosis. It is a balanced combination of homoeopathic medicines. It minimizes the effects of hormonal imbalance during pre & post menopausal period. Homeocal restores proper metabolism and absorption of essential nutrients needed for optimum bone health and relieves symptoms of osteoporosis.