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Side effects of calcium supplements





Women who take calcium supplements 39increase risk of heart attack

8/20/2014
06:20 | Author: Caitlin White

Side effects of calcium supplements
Women who take calcium supplements 39increase risk of heart attack

MailOnline - news, sport, celebrity, science and health stories. They said: 'Given the modest benefits of calcium supplements on bone density.. The Walking Dead's Emily Kinney embraces her bohemian side as the new.

It was the way supplements increase the levels of calcium circulating in the blood which appeared to have an adverse effect on the cardiovascular system.

But the latest research involving 12,000 people found those taking supplements had a greater chance of suffering a heart attack.

The researchers called for a rethink on giving people calcium supplements for bone health, but drew back from advising osteoporosis patients to stop taking them.

‘It is also important to remember that the results of this study, predominantly with people aged over 50, do not necessarily apply to younger people with medical conditions that require calcium supplementation.’

Treatment of 1,000 people with calcium for five years would cause an additional 14 heart attacks, 10 strokes and 13 deaths, and prevent 26 fractures.

The study excluded patients who were taking both calcium and vitamin D supplements.

The Food Standards Agency recommends adults have 700mg of calcium a day, which should come from dietary sources including milk, cheese and green, leafy vegetables.

Experts believe higher blood levels lead to hardening of the arteries, which can cause heart attacks.

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In the study, published online in the British Medical Journal, people taking supplements equal to 500mg or more per day were compared with people not taking them.

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They said: ‘Given the modest benefits of calcium supplements on bone density and fracture prevention, a reassessment of the role of calcium supplements in the management of osteoporosis is warranted.’

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Heart risk: Researchers say it is the way supplements increase calcium in the blood that is the problem.

People should consider the risks and how they apply to their own circumstances and discuss the matter with their GP.

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Antacid - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

6/19/2014
04:00 | Author: Caitlin White

Side effects of calcium supplements
Antacid - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

1 Mechanism of action; 2 Indications; 3 Side effects; 4 Some well-known in women taking calcium supplements above the recommended range of 1200 to.

Calcium salts may cause constipation. Compounds containing calcium may also increase calcium output in the urine, which might be associated with kidney stones.

Milk alkali syndrome declined in men after effective treatments were developed for peptic ulcer disease. But during the past 15 years, it has been reported in women taking calcium supplements above the recommended range of 1200 to 1500 mg daily, for prevention and treatment of osteoporosis, and is exacerbated by dehydration.

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The Side Effects of Calcium Supplements You Wouldn39t Expect

4/18/2014
02:00 | Author: Caitlin White

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The Side Effects of Calcium Supplements You Wouldn39t Expect

While these calcium side effects may not be alarming, consumer should still be aware of them. The side effects of calcium supplements can.

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What are the benefits and side effects of Calcium? Rockwell Nutrition

2/17/2014
12:20 | Author: Caitlin White

Side effects of calcium supplements
What are the benefits and side effects of Calcium? Rockwell Nutrition

Taking calcium supplements also appears to exert beneficial effects in people who already have high blood pressure, in people with serious kidney disease.

Participants who took more than 700 mg of calcium per day had a 35 to 45% reduced risk of colon cancer than those who had a lower calcium intake. A stronger association between calcium intake and colorectal cancer risk was demonstrated in the Nurses’ Health Study and the Health Professionals Follow-up Study which included more than 135,000 men and women.

Children may fail to reach their potential adult height while adults may be at risk for bone fractures. A lack of calcium over many years is related to weaker bones, a condition known as osteoporosis or rickets (in children) and related complications.

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What are the long term side effects of calcium citrare as treatment for

10/26/2014
08:40 | Author: Caitlin White

Side effects of calcium supplements
What are the long term side effects of calcium citrare as treatment for

No long term side effects from calcium citrate unless too much calcium is Overview of 10+ kinds of Calcium supplements and vitamin D.

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