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is it safe to take magnesium oxide during pregnancy

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kalyani Perumal
28 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Check with md: You should check with your OB /gyn doctor before taking any supplements during pregnancy. High magnesium can causes weakness of arms and legs and stop ... Read More

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Yes with supervision: If you have somewhat slower kidney function you could accumulate magnesium levels in blood causing abnormal heart rhythm. Need a doctor supervision fo ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Magnesium supplement: Healthy adults who eat varied diet generally do not need to take magnesium supplement.If your diet is erratic or if your magnesium level in blood is l ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Metoprolol: No problem with magox and warfarin.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: These 2 products can be taken together without any problems. Remember the "d" in Allegra (fexofenadine) d is usually pseudoephedrine, which can cause ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeremy Gitomer
28 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Yes: Do not take if you have severe kidney failure because the magnesium levels could build to toxic ranges. Also do not take if you have diarrhea because ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Tachycardia: I think before making a recommendation it would be important to know more about the episodes of tachycardia. What are they induced by? Is is a benign ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hammes
27 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Yes, if take too muc: Magnesium oxide 420mg once/twice daily should not make muscles weak but if you take large amounts and have kidney failure, your magnesium level may ge ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Magnesium: It can. Although serum magnesium normal, it does not reflect tissue magnesium. I would also recommend magnesium glycinate. It has far better absorpti ... Read More
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