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What is Assure Milk of Magnesia?

Assure Milk of magnesia acts as an antacid or a saline laxative that is used to relieve occasional constipation. It contains Magnesium hydroxide as the active ingredient. Assure Milk of Magnesia is available on Drugstore Nigeria, an online pharmacy store in Lagos.

How does Assured Milk of Magnesia work?

Assure Milk of Magnesia is gentle and stimulant-free. It works with the body’s natural process to bring relief to occasional constipation by drawing moisture into the bowels to help loosen stool.

What are the uses of Assure Milk of Magnesia?

•          Indigestion

•          Heartburn

•          Constipation

Assure Milk of Magnesia Dosage

For Constipation;

Adult: Take between 15ml-30ml not more than seven days in a row or take as prescribed by your pharmacist

Children: consult with your physician before giving Assure Milk of Magnesia to children younger than 12years old.

How to use Assure Milk of Magnesia

•          Follow your pharmacist’s prescription or follow the instructions written on the product label.

•          Avoid taking more than the recommended dose for your condition in 24hours.

•          To take liquid milk of magnesia, you can mix it with milk or water.

•          Also shake the bottle well before measuring out a dose

 How long will it take for Assure Milk of Magnesia to work?

Assure milk of magnesia usually helps produce a bowel movement in 30 minutes to 6 hours.

What are the Possible side effects of Assure Milk of Magnesia?

Common side effects of Assure Milk of Magnesia include;

•          Severe nausea

•          Vomiting

•          Diarrhea;

•          No bowel movement after taking the medicine as a laxative;

•          Rectal bleeding

•          Worsening symptoms.

Who should not use Milk of Magnesia?

•          People on a magnesium-restricted diet.

•          People experiencing symptoms such as nausea, diarrhoea, or stomach pain.

•          People who experience sudden bowel changes that have lasted longer than 14 days.

Where to buy Assure Milk of Magnesia in Nigeria?

Assure Milk of Magnesia can be purchased at, Nigeria’s largest online pharmacy store.


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