Magaldrate Side Effects
Applies to magaldrate: oral suspension
Musculoskeletal side effects including osteomalacia, bone pain, and muscular weakness have been reported.[Ref]
Other side effects have been reported 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.[Ref]
Gastrointestinal side effects including rebound hyperacidity, diarrhea, intestinal obstruction, and constipation have been reported.[Ref]
Metabolic side effects including hypophosphatemia and hypermagnesemia have been reported.[Ref]
1. "Product Information. Ron Acid (magaldrate)." Major Pharmaceuticals Inc, Livonia, MI.
Some side effects of magaldrate 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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