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which is better magnesium citrate pills or oral magnesium citrate

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Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
30 minutes to 3hours: It can take anywhere from 30 minutes to 3 hours to work.

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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Not really: Have you had a serum magnesium level checked? It is highly unlikely you are deficient unless you are on diuretics. You are likely wasting your money.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
24 years experience Integrative Medicine
Never: There is no indication for diet pills. They do not work very well, and may not be safe. There are better ways to lose weight than diet pills.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Eventually: It should eventually.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
None.: There are no macronutritents in the mg solution (carbs, proteins, fat). Hence no calories!
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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GI bug?: Hi. How long have you been constipated? Have you vomited up anything else? Mg citrate does not not induce vomiting, so I suspect you have a gastroente ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Enrique Molina
35 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: Yes it is ok. There is no problem, and it is actually good to soften your stools if you have hemorrhoids.
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Dr. Grace Akoh-Arrey
16 years experience Pharmacology
Use with caution: Magnesium salts can bind with levothyroxine( common thyroid medication), if taken simultaneously may reduce absorption of the thyroid medication/ dec ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Eventually: but SLOWLY and I suggest that you try the old "trick" of eating some soft bread and washing it down with a long HOT drink!! Not too hot! Give it a tr ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Potrate: Mb6 solution does not contain vitamin b2 (riboflavin), as far as i can tell. It does contain vitamin b6 (has multiple forms, but pyridoxal phosphate ... Read More
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