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Magnesium Hydroxide



(mag NEE zhum hye DROKS ide)

Brand Names: U.S.

  • Milk of Magnesia Concentrate [OTC]
  • Milk of Magnesia [OTC]
  • Pedia-Lax [OTC]
  • Phillips Milk of Magnesia [OTC]


Use: Labeled Indications

Antacid: For the temporary relief of heartburn, upset stomach, sour stomach, or acid indigestion.

Laxative (occasional constipation): For relief of occasional constipation. This product generally produces bowel movement in 30 minutes to 6 hours.

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