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Doctor insights on: I Am Allergic To Shellfish What Can I Take For Calcium

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I am allergic to shellfish and need to take a calcium supplement. What kind of supplement is safe for me?

I am allergic to shellfish and need to take a calcium supplement. What kind of supplement is safe for me?

Ca Supplementation: Virtually any calcium supplement will be safe. Your allergy to shellfish is to a protein in the muscle known as tropomyosin and if this is not usually an ingredient found in vitamin supplements. ...Read more

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If i'm allergic to shellfish, can I take tramadol?

If i'm allergic to shellfish, can I take tramadol?

Not related: By the way, if you are allergic to crustacea (shrimp , crab , lobster), it does not necessarily mean that you would be allergic to mollusk (clams, oyster). If you have any more questions, consult an allergist. Tramadol is totally unrelated to shellfish. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if i'm allergic to shellfish can I take kelp supplements?

Can you tell me if i'm allergic to shellfish can I take kelp supplements?

Yes: Unrelated species and as long as it's not somehow contaminated with shellfish protein you should be fine. Read the label. ...Read more

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Am I able to take a multivitamin with iodine in it if I am also allergic shellfish?

Am I able to take a multivitamin with iodine in it if I am also allergic shellfish?

I think not: I would avoid Vitamin with Iodine. Are you able to eat Iodinated salt? or you buy Salt without Iodine? What kind of allergic reaction you have with Shellfish-Anaphylactic? Then definitely avoid it.. Y ...Read more

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Im allergic to shellfish, can I take fish oil? Krill capsules?

Im allergic to shellfish, can I take fish oil? Krill capsules?

Fish oil vs shellfis: Generally fish oil is produced from oily type fish ie bluefish or salmon so it should be safe to take for people with true shellfish allergies. Krill because it is a type of shrimp - may be more of a challenge - if possible i would stick to fish oil. ...Read more

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If we are allergic to fish and shellfish, can we still take fish oil pills?

Better not: There are vegetarian versions of omega-3 (dha&epa) supplements that are non-fish in origin google for online sources. ...Read more