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Chelated Magnesium Side Effects

Generic name: magnesium amino acids chelate

Note: This document contains side effect information about magnesium amino acids chelate. Some dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Chelated Magnesium.

Applies to magnesium amino acids chelate: oral capsule, oral tablet.

Use exactly as directed on the label, or as prescribed by your doctor. Do not use in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; severe dizziness; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Stop using this product and call your doctor at once if you have:

  • severe or ongoing diarrhea;

  • muscle cramps; or

  • depression, feeling tired or irritable.

Common side effects may include:

  • diarrhea;

  • nausea, stomach pain; or

  • upset stomach.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.

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Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.