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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Will removal of calcium carbonate reduce the calcium levels in the blood?

Hi, I have to much calcium in my blood; my water (I live in AZ) has a high level of calcium in it. I am considering installing a water filtration system in my home. It will remove Calcium Bicarbonate but not Calcium Carbonate; will removing the bicarbonate help reduce the calcium levels in my blood.
Mon, 27 Aug 2018
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Removing calcium bicarbonate will reduce the calcium levels in the blood. I suggest you not to worry.

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