A 44-year-old male asked:
is the 460 mg of magnesium carbonate in gaviscon, the same as 460mg of magnesium citrate in a supplement?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Anthony Fritz answered
32 years experience Internal Medicine
No: the Mg+ with carbonate is more of an antacid and the Mg+ with citrate is more of a laxative
Answered on Nov 30, 2014
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