Any Recommended Supplements for Celiac Disease?

Q:
Can you tell me some recommended supplements for celiac disease?

A:
If your nutritional deficiencies are severe, your doctor or dietitian may recommend taking vitamin and mineral supplements.

You may need to supplement your levels of:

  • Calcium
  • Folate
  • Iron
  • Vitamin B-12
  • Vitamin D
  • Vitamin K
  • Zinc

Vitamins and supplements are usually taken in pill form. If your digestive tract has trouble absorbing vitamins, your doctor may give them by injection. You need to be sure that the vitamins and supplements are gluten-free.

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