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Posted 28 Sep 2014 by • 2 answers
I am taking omeprazole 20mg for acid reflux can I take calcium carbonate coated caplets safely without any side effects
Posted 23 May 2013 by • 2 answers
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?
Posted 20 Mar 2013 by • 3 answers
I had my yearly physical exam about 2 months ago and was told after having blood work, my thyroid levels were low. I was prescribed Levothyroxine. I also took a multivitamin containing 600mg of Calcium, along with 5,000IU of vitamin D. I was unaware of the warning not to take Calcium & Iron ...
High Blood Pressure - My current doc wanted to take me off Lisinopril 20mg he said it would destroy?
Posted 25 Oct 2015 by • 1 answer
... my kidneys... I was sent to another doc for my disc problem and he wanted to double the Lisinopril... I"m like what the hell.. I do have asthma and know I need a calcium channel blocker I am retired now but is medicine changing this fast?
Posted 6 Jul 2013 by • 1 answer
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 ...
Posted 9 Feb 2016 by • 1 answer
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?
Posted 7 Jul 2012 by • 4 answers
I just read a decent MedPage Today article by a researcher that states that it's more beneficial to regularly take vitamin D-even if the dosage is low. They only studied Vitamin D taken orally. In the comments people talked about their own results-including side effects from too much vitamin ...
Calcium/Vitamin D - What is the difference between calcium citrate and calcium? And vitamin D and D3
Posted 13 Jul 2014 by • 1 answer
Posted 15 Feb 2015 by • 2 answers
... 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 ...
Posted 25 Dec 2016 by • 2 answers
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 ...
Posted 9 Nov 2012 by • 2 answers
I am produce kidney stones (calcium) all the time. My stones can grow as large as stack-horns.Thank you for your prompt respond. My condition is hereditary I have been suffering as a pathological kidney stone producer since my 17th. year and I am 59 now. It seems that my kidneys are very porous and ...
Posted 31 Dec 2014 by • 2 answers
Is there a better drug? What else can I do or try, to get blodd pressure down, or stop the 'calcium effect' I do not understand, and Doc, has NO time to help me.
Posted 9 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
Doxycycline for my acne (100g) label says to take a pill twice a day "with food", then it says not to take it with Iron products or antacids. From what I ve read online everone says to take it on an empty stomach, and to leave a 2 hour gap from dairy products, calcium, iron... etc So I m ...
Posted 28 Nov 2012 by • 3 answers
I am taking Shelcal M which my doctor prescribed for calcium and Vitamin supplement. I am 16 weeks pregnancy now. Is it safe to have Shelcal M. I am feeling so week, vomiting and fainting after 1 to 2hrs having this tablet.
Posted 28 Apr 2013 by • 3 answers
I am diabetic for 5 years. This year 2013 I have 3 kidney stones and 1 thyroid nodule at 7 mm. My calcium serum is 10. 1 and vitem d is low. Nurse started me on vitem d 600-1000. I am not sure thats a good idea. I am very worried, I also have had copd for five years and aortic atherosclerosis ...