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I take prevacid (lansoprazole) for acid reflux. should i take a calcium supplement?

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Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 42 years experience
Won't hurt: But must be added in to your dietary intake. You need a total of 1000-1500 mg/day. Check w/your doctor and/or a dietitian. Take calcium supplements with meals only.
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