Magnesium hydroxide

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Scientific Name: Magnesium hydroxide
Brand Name: Almacone, Duo Fusion, Gelusil, Maalox Plus, Mi-acid, Mi-acid Double Strength, Mintox Plus, Mylanta, Mylanta Tonight, Pedia-lax Liquid, Pepcid Complete, Rolaids Advanced, Rolaids Reformulated Aug 2006, Rolaids Ultra Strength, Zegerid With Magnesium Hydroxide
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action The suspension of magnesium hydroxide is ingested and enters the stomach. According to the amount ingested, the magnesium hydroxide will either act as an antacid or a laxative.
Description of the Drug: Magnesium hydroxide is an inorganic compound used as a laxative and antacid.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB09104