Milk of Magnesia

Active Ingredient(s): Magnesium Hydroxide
Category: Laxative



Milk of Magnesia Overview

Magnesium hydroxide is the inorganic compound with the chemical formula Mg(OH)2. It occurs in nature as the mineral brucite. It is a white solid with low solubility in water (Ksp = 5.61×10−12).[4] Magnesium hydroxide is a common component of antacids, such as milk of magnesia, as well as laxatives. Contents 1 Preparation 2 Uses 2.1 Precursor to MgO 2.2 Health 2.2.1 Metabolism 2.2.2 History of milk of magnesia 2.3 Other niche uses 2.3.1 Waste water treatment...

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white round pill with 44 on top and 345 below it ## sdf ## From what I can find this contains 311mgs of Magnesium, a generic or store brand of Milk Of Magnesia, a very common antacid used to treat heartburn and similar conditions. It is a chewable tablet. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, and diarrhea. (Which is why it also helps some people with constipation.) Are there any questions I can help with?

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Title Hydroco Apap M357. White pill and breaks in half. I am taking this medication for back pain. It causes constipation. What I want to know is how to treat and help eleminate the conspitation problem. ## If you can tolerate it, drink a glass of prune juice, cranberry, pure apple juice, or cran-apple every morning, that's about the best I can tell you to do naturally, if you are really in a bind a dose of milk of magnesia works wonders! ## Hydrocodone and Acetaminophen are the active ingredients in Vicodin and since the Hydrocodone is a narcotic analgesic, constipation is a normal side effect. When I was on narcotics and suffered from problems with constipation from them, I found that taking a daily fiber supplement helped tremendously and it has the added bonus of being something...

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Round White pill with 44 on top and 345 below ## This contains 311mgs of Magnesium, a generic or store brand of Milk Of Magnesia, a very common antacid used to treat heartburn and similar conditions. It is a chewable tablet. Is there anything else I can help you with?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Magnesium Hydroxide
  • Liquid: 400mg/5ml
  • Suspension: 1200mg/5ml, 400mg/5ml, 800mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 1200mg
  • Tablet, Chewable: 311mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Milk of Magnesia: (67 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0054-3567 Milk of Magnesia 2400 mg/10ml Oral Concentrate by Roxane Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0121-0431 Milk of Magnesia 400 mg/5ml Oral Suspension by Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.
  • 0121-0527 Milk of Magnesia 2400 mg/10ml Oral Suspension by Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.
  • 0363-0332 Milk of Magnesia 1200 mg/15ml Oral Suspension by Walgreen Company
  • 0363-0647 Milk of Magnesia 1200 mg/15ml Oral Suspension by Walgreen Company
  • 0363-0649 Milk of Magnesia 1200 mg/15ml Oral Suspension by Walgreen Company
  • 0363-0847 Milk of Magnesia 1200 mg/15ml Oral Suspension by Walgreens
  • 0363-0949 Milk of Magnesia 1200 mg/15ml Oral Liquid by Walgreen Company
  • 0363-4193 Milk of Magnesia 1200 mg/15ml Oral Suspension by Walgreen Company
  • 0574-0018 Milk of Magnesia 80 mg/ml Oral Suspension by Paddock Laboratories, LLC
  • 11822-3329 Milk of Magnesia 1200 mg/15ml Oral Suspension by Rite Aid Pharmacy
  • 21130-332 Milk of Magnesia 1200 mg/15ml Oral Liquid by Safeway
  • 21130-994 Milk of Magnesia 1200 mg/15ml Oral Liquid by Better Living Brands, LLC
  • 21130-995 Milk of Magnesia 1200 mg/15ml Oral Liquid by Better Living Brands, LLC
  • 21130-996 Milk of Magnesia 1200 mg/15ml Oral Liquid by Better Living Brands, LLC
  • 24451-788 Milk of Magnesia 2400 mg/30ml Oral Suspension by LLC Federal Solutions
  • 30142-332 Milk of Magnesia 1200 mg/15ml Oral Liquid by Kroger Company
  • 30142-396 Milk of Magnesia 1200 mg/15ml Oral Liquid by Kroger Company
  • 37012-332 Milk of Magnesia 1200 mg/15ml Oral Liquid by Shopko Stores Operating Co., LLC
  • 37012-396 Milk of Magnesia 1200 mg/15ml Oral Liquid by Shopko Stores Operating Co., LLC
  • 47 more results ...

Other drugs which contain Magnesium Hydroxide or a similar ingredient: (13 results)

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