MILK OF Magnesia

Last Update May 2, 2016
MILK OF Magnesia is a laxative and an antacid.
Uses: MILK OF Magnesia is approved for Constipation and Gastrointestinal Gas and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Read More
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MILK OF Magnesia for treating Heartburn

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MILK OF Magnesia is approved for Heartburn.

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MILK OF Magnesia
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Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.3
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Taken for: Reflux, Heartburn, GERD, Nausea*, Burps
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Method of use: Lozenge, Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.2
Satisfaction
3.9
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Magnesia
2,189 discussions
Taken for: Constipation, Stomach Pain, Acne
Other names: MILK OF Magnesia, Magnesium Hydroxide, Concentrated Phillips Milk Of Magnesia, Pedia Lax
Prescribing mode: OTC
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1.0
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Maalox
18,390 discussions
Taken for: Heartburn, Reflux, GERD, Nausea*, Diarrhea
Other names: Tums, Mylanta, Gaviscon, Pepto-Bismol, Calcium
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.3
Satisfaction
4.2
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Zantac
160,413 discussions
Taken for: Reflux, GERD, Heartburn, Allergy*, Burps*
Other names: Ranitidine, Acid Control, Ranitidine HCl, Heartburn 200, Wal Zan
Method of use: Injection, Pill, Syrup
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.9
Satisfaction
3.1
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Zelnorm
11,192 discussions
Taken for: IBS, Constipation*, Bloating, GERD, Chronic Constipation*
Other names:
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.0
Satisfaction
4.4
Helpfulness
Gaviscon
100,620 discussions
Taken for: Reflux, Heartburn, GERD, Indigestion, Burps
Other names: Tums, Mylanta, Maalox, Calcium, Calcium Carbonate
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.1
Satisfaction
3.8
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Prilosec
91,270 discussions
Taken for: GERD, Reflux, Heartburn, Ulcers, Stomach Pain
Other names: Omeprazole, Losec, Omeprazole Magnesium, Omez
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.6
Satisfaction
2.1
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Heartburn medications
MILK OF Magnesia
38,263 discussions
Taken for: Constipation, Oily Skin*, Acne, Stomach Pain
Other names: Magnesium Hydroxide, Magnesia, Pedia Lax, Concentrated Phillips Milk Of Magnesia
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.3
Satisfaction
4.6
Helpfulness
Magnesium Citrate
36,067 discussions
Taken for: Constipation, Hypomagnesemia
Other names: Citroma, Citrate Of Magnesia
3.2
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Pepto-Bismol
55,066 discussions
Taken for: Nausea, Diarrhea, Stomach Pain, Stomach Problems, Indigestion
Other names: Kaopectate, Pink Bismuth, Stomach Relief, Bismatrol, Diarrhea Relief
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.0
Satisfaction
2.7
Helpfulness
Mylanta
28,172 discussions
Taken for: Reflux, Heartburn, GERD, Nausea*, Burps
Other names: Tums, Maalox, Gaviscon, Rolaids, Calcium
Method of use: Lozenge, Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.2
Satisfaction
3.9
Helpfulness
Magnesia
2,189 discussions
Taken for: Constipation, Stomach Pain, Acne
Other names: MILK OF Magnesia, Magnesium Hydroxide, Concentrated Phillips Milk Of Magnesia, Pedia Lax
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.1
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Maalox
18,390 discussions
Taken for: Heartburn, Reflux, GERD, Nausea*, Diarrhea
Other names: Tums, Mylanta, Gaviscon, Pepto-Bismol, Calcium
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.3
Satisfaction
4.2
Helpfulness
Zantac
160,413 discussions
Taken for: Reflux, GERD, Heartburn, Allergy*, Burps*
Other names: Ranitidine, Acid Control, Ranitidine HCl, Heartburn 200, Wal Zan
Method of use: Injection, Pill, Syrup
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.9
Satisfaction
3.1
Helpfulness
Zelnorm
11,192 discussions
Taken for: IBS, Constipation*, Bloating, GERD, Chronic Constipation*
Other names:
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.0
Satisfaction
4.4
Helpfulness
Gaviscon
100,620 discussions
Taken for: Reflux, Heartburn, GERD, Indigestion, Burps
Other names: Tums, Mylanta, Maalox, Calcium, Calcium Carbonate
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.1
Satisfaction
3.8
Helpfulness
Prilosec
91,270 discussions
Taken for: GERD, Reflux, Heartburn, Ulcers, Stomach Pain
Other names: Omeprazole, Losec, Omeprazole Magnesium, Omez
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.6
Satisfaction
2.1
Helpfulness
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