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Calcium Questions

Displaying 29 questions associated with Calcium.

What medications can cause high calcium levels?

Does chocolate impair calcium absorption?

What is the best diet or foods to help with osteoporosis?

Eliquis - Foods and supplements to avoid?

What foods and supplements should not be taken with Eliquis apart from grapefruit? Can a person take magnesium, CoQ10, Omega 3,Collagen, phsylium, calcium, D3,Vitamin c, Enzymes etc?

Can I eat grapefruit while taking Amlodipine daily?

I take 10 mg of Amlodipine once daily in the morning, I understand grapefruit and beta blockers do not "get along". But Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker, so am I okay to eat grapefruit or should I avoid it?

I am taking omeprazole 20mg can I take calcium carbonate 500mg safely?

I am taking omeprazole 20mg for acid reflux can I take calcium carbonate coated caplets safely without any side effects

What do I need to know about Drug Interactions?

How much food should I eat when I take my Effexor? I take 150mg of Effexor XR each morning. It?

... makes me antsy, so I definitely can't take it at night. The directions say to take it with food. However, at the time of day I take it, I can't have food containing calcium or iron because of the thyroid medication I also take. So very often I do not eat when I take my Effexor or I... read more

How long does it take to get Forteo out of your system?

Client taking Forteo almost 2 years and having severe joint pain, dizziness, heartburn among other Forteo listed side effects. Pain pills give no relief. Very sure it is the Forteo, due to calcium elevation and other lab results (negative and positive). How long after Forteo discontinuation will... read more

Does vitamin K2 cause the blood to clot more?

I am taking Eliquis for AFIB. I have a high level of calcium in my coronary arteries. I had mitral valve surgery a year and a half ago and I had an ablation for the AFIB the surgery caused a year ago. I have no symptoms and am a very active 71 year old in great shape. I play pickleball with younger... read more

With Synthroid it states to not eat "high-fiber" foods... what is classified as high fiber?

I was on a regimen of Levoxyl for many years (15+), but now it has been recalled and my doctor prescribed the Synthroid. I'm just wondering about the drug/food interactions, one of which is calcium and it also says "high-fiber" foods. I have increased my fiber intake in the past 5... read more

Discontinue use of atorvastatin calcium 40mg tablets?

In order to discontinue use of atorvastatin calcium 40 mg tablets which I have been taking for 8 days at the dosage of 1 per day with 81 mg aspirin 1 per day, do I need to gradually reduce the dosage over time or can I stop my intake instantly? I am only asking insofar as physical reaction to... read more

What is the best dose for the treatment of vitamin D deficiency in my case?

I am a 32 year old male and weigh 80 kg. I have Vitamin D deficiency 3mg/dl and calcium deficiency 7mg/dl, I suffer from (BD, BPD, overvalued ideas and anxiety disorder).  I take Zoloft 50 mg, Abilify 10 mg, Depakine 1500 mg, and Lamictal 200 mg.  What is the best dose of vitamin D for me... read more

My cholesterol levels are in normal range but on 3 cholesterol medications?

My doctor currently has me on the following Cholesterol medications: Rosuvastatin Calcium 40mg, Fenofibrate 150mg and Ezetimibe 10mg at same time. I am alarmed this may be too much! Any thoughts? He believes there is possible blockage in leg. Any thoughts on so much meds for same issue?

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