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How long do you wait after taking levothyroxine to take your calcium supplement?

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Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Minimum 30 min

Preferably 45-60min.

In brief: Minimum 30 min

Preferably 45-60min.
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
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Dr. David Sneid
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: You MUST

Wait at least two hours to prevent interference with absorption.
That applies to calcium, high dose vitamins, and iron.

In brief: You MUST

Wait at least two hours to prevent interference with absorption.
That applies to calcium, high dose vitamins, and iron.
Dr. David Sneid
Dr. David Sneid
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine

In brief: 1-2 hours

At least 1 hour.

In brief: 1-2 hours

At least 1 hour.
Dr. Diane Minich
Dr. Diane Minich
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