Antacid Chewable Chewable Tablet

Brand Name: Antacid Chewable
Generic: Aluminium Hydroxide + Magnesium Trisilicate
Weight: 250 mg+500 mg
Type: Chewable Tablet
Therapeutic Class: Antacids
Manufacturer: Essential Drugs Company Ltd.
Price: 0.00
Last Updated: 2020-11-19 18:15:00
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Antacid Chewable Chewable Tablet Uses

Antacid Chewable Chewable Tablet contains Aluminium Hydroxide + Magnesium Trisilicate. Antacid Chewable uses:

Heartburn, Indigestion, Gastric Hyperacidity, Peptic ulcer disease, Gastroesophageal reflux disorder (GERD)

Antacid Chewable Chewable Tablet Doses

Antacid Chewable Chewable Tablet contains Aluminium Hydroxide + Magnesium Trisilicate 250 mg+500 mg. Antacid Chewable doses:

Adult: Chew 2 to 4 tablets after meals and at bedtime as needed (up to 4 times a day) or as directed by a doctor. For best results, drink a half glass of water or other liquid after each dose. Do not take more than 16 tablets in 24 hours.

Children less than 12 years: Not recommended.

 

Side Effects

Chalky taste, Constipation, Fecal impaction, Stomach cramps, Nausea, Vomiting, Aluminum intoxication, Hypophosphatemia, Osteomalacia, Magnesium, Diarrhea, Hypermagnesemia.

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Introduction

Aluminum hydroxide: Neutralizes stomach hydrocloride to form AICI3 salt+H2O; increases gastric pH.Magnesium Trisilicate: Neutralizes gastric acidity by increasing gastric pH

Antacid Chewable Precaution

Renal dysfunction, low phosphate diet, prolonged use

Interaction

Aluminium Hydroxide: Enhanced absorption with citrates or ascorbic acid. Decreases absorption of allopurinol, tetracyclines, quinolones, cephalosporins, biphosphonate derivatives, corticosteroids, cyclosporin, delavirdine, Fe salts, imidazole antifungals, isoniazid, mycophenolate, penicillamine, phosphate supplements, phenytoin, phenothiazines, trientine.

Magnesium Trisilicate: None well documented.

Pregnancy Lactation use

Pregnancy Category-C. Unknown whether distributed in breast milk. Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks

Contraindication

Hypophosphataemia.

Special Warning

 

Acute Overdose

 

Interaction with other Medicine

 

Storage Condition

 

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