Rolaids Regular Strength Side Effects
Generic name: calcium carbonate / magnesium hydroxide
Note: This document contains side effect information about calcium carbonate / magnesium hydroxide. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Rolaids Regular Strength.
Some side effects of Rolaids Regular Strength may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
Applies to calcium carbonate / magnesium hydroxide: oral capsule, oral suspension, oral tablet chewable
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction while taking calcium carbonate / magnesium hydroxide: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Stop using calcium carbonate and magnesium hydroxide and call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:
nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, loss of appetite, increased thirst or urination;
muscle pain or weakness, joint pain;
confusion, feeling tired or restless; or
slow heart rate, drowsiness, feeling light-headed.
Less serious side effects of calcium carbonate / magnesium hydroxide may include:
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.