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Recommendations for vitamin intake following gastric banding
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Currently recommended vitamin regimen

Wed Aug 29, 2012 12:01 am

1. MULTIVITAMIN

- Bariatric Fusion® Complete Chewable Vitamin and Mineral Supplement (recommended dose 1 tablet twice a day) – additional Calcium and Vitamin D supplement is not necessary with this product

- OPURITY® BYPASS & SLEEVE Optimized Multivitamin – 1 tablet a day (but additional Calcium + D supplement is needed)

- CELEBRATE MULTI-COMPLETE – 1 tablet twice a day (but additional Calcium + D supplement is needed)

- Alternatives (see list on last page, take 2 of these tablets daily): - Chewable Centrum Ultra Women’s Tablets, CVS Spectravite Performance Tablets, Walgreens One Daily Healthy Weight, Walgreens A to Z Active Performance or Flintstones Complete Chewable Tablets.


2. CHEWABLE CALCIUM WITH VITAMIN D

Calcium Citrate + D chewable 2 tablet daily or Caltrate 600 + D chewable 2 tablets daily or Viactiv Calcium +D chewable 2 tablets daily
Later, in stage 5, non-chewable formula can be used. Active ingredients should be 600 mg calcium and least 400 IU of vitamin D per tablet. The calcium citrate form is preferred.
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