was told by a nurse from my obgyn that the doctor said to buy magnesium oxide over the counter for my leg cramps. Was wondering how safe it was and did i need to call back my doctor and ask him personaly, because other website say not to take that medication while pregnant.
11 Mar 2011
Magnesium oxide has been approved by the FDA as a magnesium supplement during pregnancy.
- Magnesium Oxide Information for Consumers
- Magnesium Oxide Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Magnesium Oxide (detailed)
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