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Can calcium supplement harmful for lactating babies?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: ?lactating babies?

I know of no problems that a calcium supplement would cause during lactation unless the mother had a problem of calcium build up in her kidneys (nephrocalcinosis) as part of a metabolic problem.If so she should discuss the issue with her treating kidney doctor.

In brief: ?lactating babies?

I know of no problems that a calcium supplement would cause during lactation unless the mother had a problem of calcium build up in her kidneys (nephrocalcinosis) as part of a metabolic problem.If so she should discuss the issue with her treating kidney doctor.
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