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MYLANTA ingredients: Mylanta has 3 active ingredients : aluminum hydroxide -antacid works by neutralizing protons (acid) and magnesium hydroxide -antacid works by neutralizing protons (acid) and simethicone -antigas =is an anti-foaming agent that decreases the surface tension of gas bubbles (it does not stop gas from forming, however) usual dose: over 12 years: take 2-4 teaspoonfuls between meals. ...Read more
Aluminum hydroxide/magnesium hydroxide is an antacid which is a kind of ...Read more
Yes: These products do not conflict or interact with one another. Use them if you need them. ...Read more
Took 3 teaspoons of regular strength Mylanta before bedtime. Woke up 6 hrs later with diahrrea. Can this dosage cause diahrrea? Thanks.
Not at the same time: You can be taking both amoxicillin and Mylanta but they should be taken at least an hour apart. This is to be sure that there is adequate absorption of the amoxicillin. A good regimen would be to take the Mylanta either two hours before or one hour after taking the amoxicillin. ...Read more