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A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Maalox: Maalox is used for the relief of heartburn. The contents which is calcium carbonate neutralizes the acids present in the stomach.

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience Internal Medicine
Maalox again: Only a few minutes but the effect is temporary.
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
A matter of minutes: is all it takes to work
A member asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience Family Medicine
Yes, just make sure: the Maalox went in first. H2 blockers, which is an antihistamine, such as Ranitidine can reduce the absorption rate of other medicines in your intest ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Maalox: Yes, you can take maalox along with dexilant (dexlansoprazole). However, if your gerd is not controlled on dexilant (dexlansoprazole), you need to tal ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Yes it is.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Zandman
13 years experience Gastroenterology
No: There is no evidence that maalox causes c. Diff. Antibiotics are associated with the development of c. Diff.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Not quite: However, they are very close to being identical.
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Probably: There are no reported serious interactions, but you always should inform your provider of all medications and supplements that you take. It should be ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
35 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Maalox: Maalox is less likely to cause diarrhea.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience Internal Medicine
Maalox: Yes. If you need extra help with heartburn take Tums (calcium carbonate) or Maalox but not on a regular basis.
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