Maoson Side Effects
Generic Name: magaldrate
Note: This page contains information about the side effects of magaldrate. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Maoson.
For the Consumer
Applies to magaldrate: suspension
Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking magaldrate (the active ingredient contained in Maoson)
Constipation; diarrhea; intestinal pain.
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); black, tarry stools; loss of appetite; muscle weakness; nausea; slow reflexes; vomiting; vomit that looks like coffee grounds.
For Healthcare Professionals
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.
Not all side effects for Maoson 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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