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Does magnesium oxide hurt the kidneys?

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Dr. Loren Cohen
Addiction Medicine 53 years experience
No: Magnesium is not known to be toxic to the kidneys although it can accumulate in the blood when large amounts are taken in the presence of relatively advanced kidney disease.

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