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A 53-year-old member asked:

I have peptic ulcers. is it safe to take magnesium chloride?

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Dr. Sidney Vinson
Gastroenterology 28 years experience
Yes: Not sure why you would want to take magnesium chloride but it won't hurt an ulcer.
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 61 years experience
Magnesium: Yes it is safe to take magnesium. Why do you have peptic ulcers? The most common cause is an h. Pylori infection that is treated with antibiotics. Gastroenterologists are the specialists who can help you find out why you have ulcers.

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