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is ok to give adult calcium to minor

A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
23 years experience Cardiology
Calcium score 40: Your findings suggestive of there is no significant blockage of heart arteries. Your calcium score is low. Cardiovascular event rate is low. You have ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
No problem: This is a safe preparation in general.Avoid adult pepto (it has salicylates in it)
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
37 years experience Pediatrics
Not needed: Until age 14 for extra calcium.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Tums (calcium carbonate): You can give him Tums (calcium carbonate) but if upset stomach persists see your doctor
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Dr. Lori Semel
35 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: It is ok to give him the Tums, (calcium carbonate) but the more important thing is why he has a stomach ache. If it persists, please be sure to have h ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Variable / managed: If there is adequate calcium in the diet, a person of any age will absorb about as much as they need due to the action of parathyroid hormone, which i ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
People need less: Calcium than previously thought. Please don't take it by itself but get a product that contains co-factors such as d, k, boron, etc, . They the calc ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Calcium deposits: Calcium deposits are not necessarily the cause of the pain. You might have rotator cuff injury or other ligament injuries. Most of this deposition a ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See below: A mixed diet with dairy products should provide sufficient calcium and magnesium for an adult male and you do not need to take supplements. See these ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Many Choices: Even though it is said and assumed that fiber may reduce your body s capacity to absorp calcium..But some foods are rich in both fiber and calcium.The ... Read More
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