I have some magnesium supplements. I am taking twice per week the triple recommended dosage, which would be roughly 1000 milligrams Will this cause kidney stones / failure?

If your kidney function is normal, then magnesium supplementation may not be a problem.  If you have chronic kidney disease (CKD), then magnesium supplementation may lead to toxic levels of magnesium in the blood.  Hence, I would recommend monitoring magnesium levels in your blood if you want to take these supplements. Magnesium supplementation and intoxication can lead to muscle weakness, falls, and abnormal calcium levels in your blood.

 

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