Who should not take Calcium?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


  • sarcoidosis
  • increased activity of the parathyroid gland
  • a high amount of calcium in urine
  • high amount of calcium in the blood
  • dehydration
  • constipation
  • kidney stones
  • decreased kidney function
  • high amount of phosphate in the blood
  • excessive amount of vitamin D in the body
  • a blockage of the arteries called arteriosclerosis obliterans


  • Vitamin D Analogue
  • Calcium Phosphate
  • Calcium

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