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I have been diagnosed with calcium deficiency

I am on diet to loose weight and its very effective too. I lost 7 kgs in 3 months. Now I have been diagnosed with calcium deficiency and advised to take a shelcal OS once a day. but dietitian says it will increase the water retention in my body. I already had water retention problem because of hypothyroid. Please advice if I can any other medicine for calcium.
Tue, 26 Apr 2011
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calcium don`t cause enough water retention for weight gain,.so you can take shelcal OS.
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