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Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Is Calcium and Magnesium Necessary with Didrocal?
I am on Didrocal. Should I be taking calcium too? What about Magnesium?
Check the amount of calcium with the Didrocal. You should be getting 1000-1200 mg of calcium per day. That includes what you are getting in food sources. It is not usually necessary to add magnesium.
Margery Gass, MD
Formely, Professor, Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati