Magnesium citrate

Back to search
Scientific Name: Magnesium citrate
Brand Name: Citroma
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action It mainly works through its property of high osmolality which will draw large amounts of fluid into the colonic lumen. There is also a possible stimulation of fluid excretion by cholecystokinin release and activation of muscle peristalsis.
Description of the Drug: Magnesium citrate is a laxative used in bowel preparation for colonoscopy or as a magnesium supplement.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB11110