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Is it safe to take 5 or 6 500mg magnesium oxide vitamins everyday to relieve constipation/gastroinestinal issues?
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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: If kidneys R normal
If your kidney function is normal, they will get rid any excess magnesium that you're taking.
Don't take all 5 (2, 000 mg) at the same time - split them up. Also, the main side effect is diarrhea so you've been warned!

In brief: If kidneys R normal
If your kidney function is normal, they will get rid any excess magnesium that you're taking.
Don't take all 5 (2, 000 mg) at the same time - split them up. Also, the main side effect is diarrhea so you've been warned!
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