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Is it possible to use epsom salt as an antacid?

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Dr. Dustin Cupp answered

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Not likely: Epsom salt, or magnesium sulfate, has numerous uses in medicine, but i've never used it for an antacid nor have i heard of it being used as so...Magnesium carbonate is a basic compound that can be used as an antacid.

Answered 5/2/2018

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