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I took CALTRAE/D PLUS the firs time for a week and the second day I developed direara so I stopped taking it to see if the cause was from the calcium. The problem went away almost immediatley. So them I thought the it might have been a combination of the medications that i take so I took the calcium again but i took it in the evening without any other medication and the next morning the direara ...

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Linda | 65-74 | Female | On medication for 5 to less than 10 years | Patient
9/25/2012
Condition: Other
Overall rating 1.7
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I take calcium + D for osteopenia. Calcium gives me gas, abdominal pain and swelling, so I don't know which is worse; the condition or the calcium. It got so bad in June this year that I discontinued the supplement for a month, and I quickly became more comfortalbe. However, my doctor says I really need to take it. Does anyone have any solution for the gas and bloating?

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rose | 35-44 | Female | On medication for 1 to less than 2 years | Patient
7/12/2009
Condition: Prevention of a Low Amount of Calcium in the Blood
Overall rating 5.0
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Gdouglas | 55-64 | Female | On medication for less than 1 month | Patient
4/30/2009
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Overall rating 1.0
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I took CALTRAE/D PLUS the firs time for a week and the second day I developed direara so I stopped taking it to see if the cause was from the calcium. The problem went away almost immediatley. So them I thought the it might have been a combination of the medications that i take so I took the calcium again but i took it in the evening without any other medication and the next morning the direara was back. So I am not taking it again. Couold you please give me so feedback on this problem? Thank You

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