«Maalox": readings, reviews



«Maalox" - combined preparation, it contains magnesium hydroxide and algeldrat (aluminum hydroxide).The drug is released in the form of suspensions, and tablets."Maalox" used in peptic ulcer disease in acute, chronic and acute gastritis, chronic gastroduodenitis in the acute phase, gastrointestinal reflux, acute gastro, hernia aperture, dyspepsia, treatment and prevention of dyspepsia after taking certain drugs, as well aspain and discomfort in the upper abdomen, heartburn, provoked by errors in diet, excessive consumption of coffee, alcohol and nicotine.

In the opinion, the drug effectively neutralizes hydrochloric acid, eliminates toxins from the intestines, allergens, microorganisms, eliminates excessive gas.Responses indicate that if the "Maalox" used at the indicated
doses, side effects occur very rarely.In some cases, sometimes there may be constipation, vomiting, nausea, taste disturbances.At long reception of the drug in patients with renal dysfunction, may develop hypophosphatemia, hypocalcemia, giperalyuminiemiya, osteoporosis, gipermagniemiya, renal failure, encephalopathy.Feedback from patients with renal insufficiency in the case of prolonged administration of the drug may experience hyporeflexia, thirst, lower blood pressure. in the elderly "Maalox" can provoke an aggravation of bone and joint diseases, Alzheimer's disease.

Drug Usage "Maalox»



«Maalox" should be taken in the event of pain, or an hour and a half hours after a meal.To eliminate symptoms of gastrointestinal reflux preparation better drinking after meals, after several minutes.Tablets must be thoroughly chewed or dissolve.The drug is taken three or four times a day for one or two pieces, to eliminate the discomfort of taking the same amount once.Maximum Dose "Maalox" - 12 tablets per day.The medicine should be taken no more than 6 times a day, the maximum duration of treatment - two or three months.The suspension was drinking three to four times a day for 15 ml (one tablespoon or one bag).The maximum dose is 90 ml suspension (sachets or six) per day.Before taking this medication vial should be shaken well and carefully stretch your arms bags. dosing interval should be at least two hours.

drug is contraindicated in case of hypersensitivity to the components of Alzheimer's disease expressed violations of the kidneys, with hypophosphatemia, during pregnancy.Precautions "Maalox" prescribed to children under 12 years of age and women who are breastfeeding.