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Supermag Antacid

Description

Super Mag Suspension is an antacid that also works as an antiflatulent. It functions by neutralizing stomach acid and is therefore helpful in the treatment of ulcer symptoms. Aluminium hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide, and simethicone are the active ingredients. 

What is Supermag Antacid used for?

Supermag Antacid Suspension is used for Heartburn, Acidity in the blood, Gastric lavage in methanol poisoning, Urine alkalization, Low amounts of magnesium in the blood, Overdose, Toxicity, Acid indigestion, Sour stomach and other conditions.

Can you drink water after taking liquid Antacid?

Yes, you can drink a glass of water after taking this medicine. Antacids are usually taken after meals and at bedtime, or as directed by your doctor or health care professional.

What are the side effects of Antacids?

SuperMag antacid syrup side effects vary based on antacid ingredients, but can include:

  • Swelling of feet or lower legs
  • Unusual tiredness or weakness
  • Muscle pain or twitching
  • Frequent urge to urinate
  • Rapid breathing
  • Unpleasant taste
  • Mood or mental changes
  • Loss of appetite
  • Nervousness or restlessness
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Skin rash
  • Stomach upset
  • Acute toxicity
  • Supermag Antacid Suspension may also cause side-effects not listed here.

Can Antacid be taken on an empty stomach?

Always take your antacid with food. This allows you up to three hours of relief. When ingested on an empty stomach, an antacid leaves your stomach too quickly and can only neutralize acid for 30 to 60 minutes.

How do you take an Antacid liquid?

Take antacids about 1 hour after eating or when you have heartburn. If you are taking them for symptoms at night, do not take them with food. Antacids cannot treat more serious problems, such as appendicitis, a stomach ulcer, gallstones, or bowel problems.

Supermag Antacid in pregnancy

Antacids containing aluminum, calcium, or magnesium are considered safe and effective in treating the heartburn of pregnancy. Magnesium-containing antacids should be avoided during the last trimester of pregnancy because it could interfere with uterine contractions during labor.

Supermag Antacid syrup composition

Supermag Antacid Suspension contains Light Magnesium Carbonate, Magnesium Trisilicate and Sodium Bicarbonate as active ingredients.

Supermag Antacid Dosage

Consult your physician or pharmacist or refer to the product package.

Direction For Use

Use as directed by the physician.

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