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A 37-year-old male asked:

Is taking calcium carbonate supplement contributory to kidney stone formation?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Definitely, yes: It is well documented that Calcium supplements may increase the risk of kidney stone disease, if the daily dose is over 2,000mg/day.
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