Maalox

Last Update May 28, 2016
Maalox is an antacid.
Uses: Maalox is approved for Heartburn, Reflux, GERD, Gastrointestinal Gas and Diarrhea and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, our data suggest that some patients take it for Nausea, although this is not an approved use. Read More
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Maalox for treating Mouth Sores

Our data suggest that Maalox is taken for Mouth Sores, although it is not approved for this condition.

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Prescribing mode: OTC
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Mouth Rinse
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Other names: Maalox, Tums, Mylanta, Calcium, Pepto-Bismol
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
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Taken for: Teething, Drooling, Tooth Pain, Teething Pain
Other names: Orajel Baby, Orabase, Benzodent, Ear Drops, Baby Teething Gel
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Orabase
1,549 discussions
Taken for: Mouth Ulcers, Canker Sores, Mouth Sores, Teething, Cold Sores
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Peroxyl
882 discussions
Taken for: Mouth Sores, Canker Sores, Ulcers
Other names: Antiseptic Oral Cleanser, Peroxyl Spot Treatment
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Prescribing mode: OTC
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MuGard
481 discussions
Taken for: Mouth Sores
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Gly-Oxide
312 discussions
Taken for: Mouth Sores, Canker Sores, Mouth Ulcers, Ear Wax, Cold Sores
Other names: Carbamide Peroxide, Ear Drops, Antiseptic Oral Cleanser, Glyoxide, AURO EARDROPS
Prescribing mode: OTC
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Maalox Total Stomach Relief
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Taken for: Heartburn, GERD, Reflux, Nausea*, Indigestion
Other names: Maalox, Aluminum-Magnesium Hydroxide, Pepto-Bismol, Stomach Relief, Bismatrol
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
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Mouth Sores medications
Maalox
18,427 discussions
Taken for: Heartburn, Reflux, GERD, Nausea*, Diarrhea, Indigestion, Mouth Sores*, Stomach Problems*, IBS*
Other names: Tums, Mylanta, Gaviscon, Pepto-Bismol, Calcium
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
4.1
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Benadryl
371,714 discussions
Taken for: Allergy, Itching, Hives, Insomnia, Rash
Other names: Unisom, Anti Histamine, Allergy Medicine, Diphenhydramine HCl, Simply Sleep
Method of use: Injection, Ointment, Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.7
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Mouth Rinse
6,075 discussions
Taken for: Mouth Sores, Mouth Ulcers, Sore Mouth
Other names: Mouth Spray, Mouthrinse, Listerine Antiseptic, Breath Spray, Protexin
Prescribing mode: OTC
4.3
Satisfaction
1.0
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Maalox Max
226 discussions
Taken for: Heartburn, GERD, Reflux, Diarrhea*, Nausea*
Other names: Maalox, Tums, Mylanta, Calcium, Pepto-Bismol
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
No score available
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No score available
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Orajel
27,448 discussions
Taken for: Teething, Drooling, Tooth Pain, Teething Pain
Other names: Orajel Baby, Orabase, Benzodent, Ear Drops, Baby Teething Gel
Method of use: Oral Gel
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.5
Satisfaction
1.0
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Orabase
1,549 discussions
Taken for: Mouth Ulcers, Canker Sores, Mouth Sores, Teething, Cold Sores
Other names: Orajel, Zilactin, Zilactin B, Orabase-B, Oral Anesthetic
Prescribing mode: OTC
No score available
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No score available
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Peroxyl
882 discussions
Taken for: Mouth Sores, Canker Sores, Ulcers
Other names: Antiseptic Oral Cleanser, Peroxyl Spot Treatment
Method of use: Oral Gel
Prescribing mode: OTC
No score available
Satisfaction
No score available
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MuGard
481 discussions
Taken for: Mouth Sores
Other names:
Prescribing mode: Rx
4.6
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Gly-Oxide
312 discussions
Taken for: Mouth Sores, Canker Sores, Mouth Ulcers, Ear Wax, Cold Sores
Other names: Carbamide Peroxide, Ear Drops, Antiseptic Oral Cleanser, Glyoxide, AURO EARDROPS
Prescribing mode: OTC
No score available
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No score available
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Maalox Total Stomach Relief
8 discussions
Taken for: Heartburn, GERD, Reflux, Nausea*, Indigestion
Other names: Maalox, Aluminum-Magnesium Hydroxide, Pepto-Bismol, Stomach Relief, Bismatrol
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
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