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34 month old toddler with GERD on Lansoprazole 2ml/night. Asks for tums (calcium carbonate) also. What is safe amount of tums (calcium carbonate)?

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Dr. Marie Garnes
Pediatrics

In brief: No tums (calcium carbonate) prescription

Toddler is already under treatment, do not add medicine not prescribed.
Regular tums (calcium carbonate) not approved for children under 12 y/o.

In brief: No tums (calcium carbonate) prescription

Toddler is already under treatment, do not add medicine not prescribed.
Regular tums (calcium carbonate) not approved for children under 12 y/o.
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