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How Long Does It Take For Calcium To Be Absorbed By The Body
Birth control: The "pill' is absorbed when you take it but to prevent pregnancy needs to be taken daily and consistently. You should use a back up (barrier or spermicide) for at least the 1st week, even better for the entire 1st cycle. Oral contraceptives cannot prevent std's so continued condom use is suggested while you are on the pill. ...Read more
How much calcium can your body absorb at a time and how long does it take to absorb?And how many hours should there be between consumptions?Thank you
About 4 hours: Depending on your general health, use of other medications that can affect the way it is metabolized, your level of tolerance and length of time (weeks versus years) that you have been taking it. The greater the length of exposure the less effective, generally speaking, it becomes. Dosing is also crucial to achieve the desired effect. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Quick: It is absorbed within one to two hours. ...Read more
How long does it take for your body to absorb calcium into its cells from the minute you consume it?
Once a drug is taken, does it take about twice as long as its half-life to lose effect or be completely excreted from your body, whichever is faster?
About 60-90 minutes: That is an average but can vary from person to person based on genetics, sex, men tend to have increased metabolism, ethnicity, rate of gastric emptying. Increase activity or amount of liver enzymes from increase tolerance to alcohol. One drink is defined as 1.5 oz of 80 proof spirits, 5 oz of wine or 12 oz of beer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Half life: Is about 60 hrsGet a more detailed answer ›
Rule of thumb...: The rule of thumb is one hour per "standard drink" for a normal-sized individual. A "standard drink" is a shot of whiskey, a 5 oz glass of wine, or a 12 oz beer. Again, this is just a rule of thumb. The actual rate of clearance depends on adept your liver is at breaking it down. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: Small ones and immediately treated can resorb in a few hours. If the source such as pneumothorax was large or is continuing, then it may take several days or weeks. ...Read more
How long does it take for the hormones in nuvaring to leave your body after you have taken it out?
Many months: There is widespread agreement that it takes many months for vit a to leave the body but little specific info on how long. One website says the half-life is 6 months, meaning it takes 6 mos. For half of it to leave your body, but it does not cite a reference, and i could not find detailed info elsewhere, so the exact answer is a bit of a mystery. ...Read more
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