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why do I have to wait to take calcium after thyroid medication

A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
24 years experience Integrative Medicine
No worries: Vitamin d helps calcium get stored in your bones, where you want it to be. Armour thyroid contains calcitonin, which also helps regulate calcium.

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A female asked:
Dr. Nicholas Stratas
61 years experience Psychiatry
Thyroid lump likely: 1/3 of folks with calcium deposits have thyroid lumps which may be benign or malignant. Important you see your doctor or an endocrinologist who will l ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Bone spurs: Talk to your doctor for health information, good meaning friends often don't really know what they're talking about. In this case, bone spurs don't gr ... Read More
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Dr. Praveen Mambalam
17 years experience Pain Management
Calcium: Is involved with bone mineralization. Theoretically too much calcium can translate to more robust mineralization leading to bone spurring. 500 to 100 ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Vitamins: Vitamins will not benefit unless you are deficient in them. Most likely you are not if you are living in a developed country or unless you had some i ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Probably not: Your physician will address the nodule, perhaps by having a needle biopsy performed. If your calcium is more than very slightly above reference range, ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Stop alcohol: Eat a healthy diet. If overweight losing weight may improve fatty liver. Talk to your hepatology about getting treatment for hepatitis c and before an ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. I am wondering if your hypothyroidism is being treated there are many general physicians who feel comfortable treating thyroid conditions. Inte ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Affleck
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Thyroidectomy: When you have thyroid surgery, you remove the gland that makes thyroid hormone. Eltroxin is thyroid hormone replacement. Usually, if you were on thi ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
35 years experience Internal Medicine
1-2 hours: I am not aware of any limitations with those medications. If you are concerned about calcium interfering with the absorption of either just weight 1-2 ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. David Geffner
54 years experience Endocrinology
Something else: Hyperthyroidism can be associated with muscle weakness.
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