Can you take Maalox Advanced while pregnant?
Using Maalox occasionally during pregnancy is OK, too. If you have symptoms every day, we recommend that you discuss this with your provider, who may suggest a preventive medication such as Zantac or something similar.
What is in Maalox Advanced?
The traditional Maalox liquid products including Maalox Advanced Regular Strength and Maalox Advanced Maximum Strength are well-recognized antacid drug products that contain aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide, and simethicone.
What has replaced Maalox?
Maalox (aluminum / magnesium / simethicone)
- Maalox (aluminum / magnesium / simethicone)
- 10 alternatives.
- Nexium (esomeprazole)
- Alka-Seltzer (aspirin / citric acid / sodium bicarbonate)
- Pepcid (famotidine)
- Zegerid (omeprazole and sodium bicarbonate)
- Rolaids (calcium carbonate / magnesium hydroxide)
- omeprazole (omeprazole)
Is Maalox good for bloated stomach?
This medication is used to treat the symptoms of too much stomach acid such as stomach upset, heartburn, and acid indigestion. It is also used to relieve symptoms of extra gas such as belching, bloating, and feelings of pressure/discomfort in the stomach/gut.
Is it bad to take Maalox everyday?
Many times Maalox (aluminum hydroxide and magnesium hydroxide suspension) is taken on an as needed basis. Do not take more often than told by the doctor.
Why was Mylanta taken off the market?
Mylanta left the U.S. market in 2010 due to supply issues. For more information, visit www.mylanta.com. Infirst Healthcare USA is a subsidiary of U.K.-based Infirst Healthcare Ltd., a company determined to bring meaningful innovation for everyday ailments to consumers.
Is it OK to take Maalox daily?
Can you drink water after Maalox?
If you are taking the chewable tablets, chew thoroughly before swallowing, then drink a full glass of water (8 ounces or 240 milliliters). If you are using the liquid form of this medication, shake the bottle well before pouring each dose. Refrigerating the suspension may improve the flavor.
Is Maalox bad for your kidneys?
Avoid medicines that contain aluminium or magnesium, such as Aludrox or Maalox, unless they’re prescribed by a renal doctor.