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What is the best calcium pill to take?
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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Any
There is no evidence that one pill is better than any other. Calcium carbonate and calcium citrate are both available on the market.
Dose is 1000-2000 mg elemental calcium each day in divided doses for prevention of osteoporosis.

In brief: Any
There is no evidence that one pill is better than any other. Calcium carbonate and calcium citrate are both available on the market.
Dose is 1000-2000 mg elemental calcium each day in divided doses for prevention of osteoporosis.
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