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Offline acuben

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calcium pills for diarrhea
« on: September 07, 2010, 10:22:47 PM »

Is taking calcium pills to counter diarrhea a good strategy/practice?

yay?nay?

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Re: calcium pills for diarrhea
« Reply #1 on: September 08, 2010, 02:44:15 AM »
Best practice is to see a doc.
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Re: calcium pills for diarrhea
« Reply #2 on: September 09, 2010, 12:22:37 AM »
Not for chronic diarrea problems, it may be symptomatic of something more severe.
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Re: calcium pills for diarrhea
« Reply #3 on: September 09, 2010, 05:20:12 AM »
 I don't know why would calcium help, the best he can do is that he replace the lost of electrolytes, I don't think it can help a lot at diarrhea. 

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