Function

Calcium is needed for

  • the maintenance of normal bones and teeth

and contributes to

  • normal energy-yielding metabolism
  • normal blood clotting
  • normal muscle function
  • normal neurotransmission
  • normal function of digestive enzymes
  • and has a role in the process of cell division and specialisation
  • In children calcium is needed for normal growth and development of bone

Facts

NRV*: 800 mg

Quantity**: approx. 150 g beans, 73 g Appenzeller cheese or 77 g Emmentaler cheese.

Info: More than 99% of the body’s calcium is found in bones and teeth.

*NRV (Nutrient Reference Value) according to Regulation (EU) 1169/2011
**Food quantity based on the NRV per day