Lowsium Plus Side Effects
Generic Name: magaldrate / simethicone
Note: This document contains side effect information about magaldrate / simethicone. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Lowsium Plus.
Applies to magaldrate / simethicone: oral suspension, oral tablet chewable
Musculoskeletal side effects including osteomalacia, bone pain, and muscular weakness have been reported with the use of magaldrate.[Ref]
Other side effects have been reported with the use of magaldrate including malaise, decreased fluoride absorption, milk-alkali syndrome, and aluminum accumulation in serum, bone and the CNS.[Ref]
Nervous system side effects including neurotoxicity and encephalopathy have been reported with the use of magaldrate.[Ref]
Gastrointestinal side effects including rebound hyperacidity, diarrhea, intestinal obstruction, and constipation have been reported with the use of magaldrate.[Ref]
Simethicone has no known side effects.[Ref]
1. "Product Information. Ron Acid (magaldrate)." Major Pharmaceuticals Inc, Livonia, MI.
2. "Product Information. Mylicon (simethicone)." Johnson and Johnson Medical Inc, Arlington, TX.
Some side effects of Lowsium Plus may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
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