Magaldrate / simethicone Side Effects
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.
Not all side effects for magaldrate / simethicone may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.
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