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TUMS is an antacid made of sucrose (sugar) and calcium carbonate manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline in St.Louis, Missouri, USA. It is a n...
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150 I ate two tums in the middle of the night. I had di...
" FBS 150 I ate two tums in the middle of the night. I had dinner ...hope I will not need dialysis either. Joanne, I am so ...Barb, I hope your husband does well on neurontin. Like Lynn said he... "

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My mom takes TUMS to replace the calcium she loses during...
" My mom takes TUMS to replace the calcium... "

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listed to take two Tums with every meal. We have to put...
" ...her tailbone. She has been in a bed for dialysis for a few weeks now and she said she ...good, but she does have it listed to take two Tums with every meal. We have to put them in... "

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ays to stack your dialysis supplies to make them fit i...
" ...out creative ways to stack your dialysis supplies to make them fit ...that tiny space. - you have nightmares about overdosing on cheese ...citizens about your favorite flavor of tums. - you are the only... "

enough that I've been told to cut back my TUMS from one 3...
" ...as before, and I my phosphorus has improved enough that I've been told to cut back my TUMS from one 3 times daily to just one per day. I suspect that a ...in consultation with the home dialysis unit),... "

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many patients use regular Tums as their binders. If th...
" ...more than one need for dialysis patients? We have very specific ...prescription - many patients use regular Tums as their binders. If the ...same binder formula as basic tums, there would be no need... "

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massage, no good. I tried tums (calcium), no good. I...
" Today I went to my dialysis center for my monthly checkup. ...tried massage, no good. I tried tums (calcium), no good. I tried ...a couple of more tangerines and tums. It's going to be a... "

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ists currently has him on 2 tums before meals as a phospho...
" ...My husband is currently pre dialysis his gfr is 16 and ...2 weeks the nephrologists currently has him on 2 tums before meals as a ...doesn't tolerate phoslo either do you all think bismuth might work... "

but I can take Tums and it will bind the phosphates,...
" Started offical home dialysis this week so they tolkd me to go back ...in everything but I can take Tums and it will bind the ...with is too strong for Tums. I stoppped liking Diet coke... "

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me personally.I also asked him about taking TUMS as a pre di...
" ...do with me personally. I also asked him about taking TUMS as a pre dialysis Phosphorous binder and he said ...for me like my calcium / bones etc. My GFR went from 11 to 12.6 this time so that's a... "

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