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When calcium is recommended for osteoporosis, is it a special kind of calcium such as citrate or milate (please forgive incorrect spelling?)

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Dr. David Sneid
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Citrate or carbonate

Either will do, if taken properly and in the correct amount, along with sufficient vitamin d.
Check w/your physician.

In brief: Citrate or carbonate

Either will do, if taken properly and in the correct amount, along with sufficient vitamin d.
Check w/your physician.
Dr. David Sneid
Dr. David Sneid
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Dr. Chaitanya Mamillapalli
Internal Medicine

In brief: See below

it is better to get the calcium intake from the diet.


Most patients that type of calcium preparation, does not matter.
Please find additional information in the following link

https://www.nof.org/patients/treatment/calciumvitamin-d/

In brief: See below

it is better to get the calcium intake from the diet.


Most patients that type of calcium preparation, does not matter.
Please find additional information in the following link

https://www.nof.org/patients/treatment/calciumvitamin-d/
Dr. Chaitanya Mamillapalli
Dr. Chaitanya Mamillapalli
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