How can you treat a calcium deficiency?
– You should elevate calcium levels in the blood by working on the same points as in the prevention of calcium deficiency. You can ask your doctor, as he may recommend calcium supplements to increase its levels. Calcium supplements are available over the counter, and for most adults the recommended daily allowance is 1000 mg. You should ask your doctor beforehand.
– In the case of manifested tetany, the patient should be taken to the hospital as it a life-threatening condition and should not be treated at home.
– Calcium supplements may cause bloating, which can be treated by drinking a lot of water.