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Is it safe to take a calcium supplement with an ileostomy?

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Dr. Robert Lang
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Yes

If you do not get enough calcium in your diet , your body will take it out of your bone.
Only supplement your diet if you are not getting the recommended intake for your age and sex.

In brief: Yes

If you do not get enough calcium in your diet , your body will take it out of your bone.
Only supplement your diet if you are not getting the recommended intake for your age and sex.
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Dr. Norman Bein
Surgery

In brief: Yes

No reason not to although with a well balanced diet i wonder as to the benefit of the supplement.

In brief: Yes

No reason not to although with a well balanced diet i wonder as to the benefit of the supplement.
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