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... First of all you need to be taking calcium citrate not calcium carbonate. Calcium carbonate will definitely cause you stomach upsets. You also need to be taking magnesium with the calcium. ... (4 replies)
... Have been taking calcium carbonate and I am suffering with stomach issues. I am wondering if this is related to calcium or something else. Is there a difference in calcium pills? ... (4 replies)
... calcium carbonate is alkaline it is often used in antacids to effectively turn off stomache acid, hence the stomache problems, it is also the least effective calcium for osteoporosis. ... (4 replies)

... her me too much, but once I started Actonel, it became impossible to take supplements, although I tried them all. Now that I'm on Forteo, I have switched to high calcium foods, and also take it in my multiple vitamin and it doesn't hurt, so I hope that it will work out for me. ... (4 replies)
... Magnesium can cure constipation and cause gassiness. I'm not sure about the calcium; although, it can cause constipation. (4 replies)
... and of couse when they got to my heart, it'd start beating wildly. I ended up in hospital so many times for that I can't count. Finally a cluey intern checked my calcium levels and my PTH, and that was when I was had the one PTH spike and my calcium was around 10. ... (113 replies)
... s, "Contact your health care provider if you have continuing nausea, vomiting, constipation, low energy or muscle weakness. These may be signs there is too much calcium in your blood. ... (15 replies)
... I took calcium supplements for years with no ill effects until I was diagnosed with advanced calcium in any form. I just depend on diet now, and I think it's probably a good thing. ... (18 replies)
... My doctor told me I needed to take magnesium but because it upsets my stomach he recommended a product called "Maginex". It is buffered and does not upset my stomach. ... (4 replies)
Strontium Citrate
Dec 12, 2006
... Hi Elegiamore, thanks for your concern. I too was surprised when i found the calcium supplement that it taken once a day. I talked to the phamacist at walgreen about the one dose and was told that it was ok. ... (70 replies)
... It is combined with magnesium and vit d3. The brand name is Bluebonnet and it contains 1000 mg calcium citrate with 400 mg magnesium aspartate and 400 IU vit d3. I add an additional 1000 IU vit d3 separately. ... (5 replies)
... I am natually postmenopausal and don't take HRT. I am also lactose intolerant so I don't get a lot of calcium. In fact, I haven't even taken Calcium suppliments in a long time, and I am not on any medications for anything else. ... (9 replies)
Amount of Vit D
Oct 20, 2007
... I wish I had taken a tape recorder. He changed my calcium supplements. ... (13 replies)
... existing probs to begin with. Drs feel that actonel is less irritating on your esphogus and stomach and they also believe it works faster, but it just depends on your system. ... (4 replies)
... I eat all the right foods, organic mostly, never fast foods, balanced. Maybe not enough dark leafy greens, but that is being remedied as far as I can, because of stomach problems, see below. ... (4 replies)
... To aid in calcium absorption you also need to take Vitamin D. ... (4 replies)
... I was diagnosed at 53 and like you was shocked. The eventually found that I had celiac disease, a malabsorption disease that means I could not properly absorb calcium hence osteoporosis. I had no symptoms of celiac upset stomach etc. So if there is an underlying cause you need to deal with that also. ... (6 replies)
... out of my system...still have the headache and the dizzyiness. My mother took Fosomax but the muscle cramps were so bad she had to quit...we're both just taking calcium now. ... (30 replies)
... I've read that it can cause upset stomach. ... (17 replies)
... I had a slight upset stomach so stopped taking it. ... (64 replies)

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