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

Posted 28 Sep 2014 by three kittens 2 answers

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

Can I eat grapefruit while taking Amlodipine daily?

Posted 23 May 2013 by grandmaof10 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?

How does Levothyroxine interact w/a multivit. of Calcium (600mg) & 5,000IU of vitamin D?

Posted 20 Mar 2013 by Mia_1 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 Donna19465 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?

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

Posted 6 Jul 2013 by Humingbird 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 ...

Eliquis - Foods and supplements to avoid?

Posted 9 Feb 2016 by HNanaH 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?

Does vitamin D in milk help?

Posted 7 Jul 2012 by meyati 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 ...

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

Posted 15 Feb 2015 by sparkle108 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 ...

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

Posted 25 Dec 2016 by solarnp 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 ...

Urinary Alkalinization - what is the benefits and contra-reaction in taking Uralyt-Urato?

Posted 9 Nov 2012 by mruiz1953 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 ...

Amlodipine - I am fed up with ALL the side effects of amlopidine?

Posted 31 Dec 2014 by Venezia 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.

Doxycycline for acne (100g) with or without food? Dairy? Calcium?

Posted 9 Dec 2016 by Bob13000 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 ...

Is it safe to take Shelcal M during Pregnancy?

Posted 28 Nov 2012 by Harivijay 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.

Connection w/ kidney stones & thyroid nodule?

Posted 28 Apr 2013 by MaryP51 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 ...

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