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medicine for docusate calcium allergy

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
Generally yes.: When taken at the correct dose it is very safe.

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. SG Erman
Dr. SG Erman answered
35 years experience Family Medicine
Not advised: Taking any laxative daily can become addicting, and then you will have major problems if you ever stop. Try not to use it more than 2-3 days in a row ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
43 years experience Gastroenterology
Either: Both work by causing small bowel to secrete fluid into gut. Increased fluid helps to sofeten hard stool; not a stimulant.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
17 years experience Gastroenterology
Same : No major difference.
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Probably OK, but...: I doubt there is any serious potential for an adverse interaction. However, one of the problems with "natural" medicines, herbal products, and nutriti ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cain
36 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
It can not: Calcium is an essential mineral, you can not be allergic to it.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sean McGhee
23 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Supplementation: Orange juice and soy milk (if soy is tolerated) are often supplemented with calcium, usually to the extent that a glass of orange juice is similar to ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cain
36 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Tums (calcium carbonate): Tums are calcium carbonate, one or two a day with vitamin d and you should be good to go.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dareen Siri faaaai facaai fisaai
21 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Calcium in food: Many foods are good sources of calcium. My favorites are dark green leafy vegetables, fortified soy milk and other non-dairy beverages, such as fortif ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Any other: Milk, meats, legumes.

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