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Will A Magnesium Supplement Upset My Stomach
A dietary supplement, also known as food supplement or nutritional supplement, is a preparation intended to supplement the diet and provide nutrients, such as vitamins, minerals, fiber, fatty acids, or amino acids, that may be missing or may not be consumed in sufficient quantities in a person's diet. Some countries define dietary supplements as foods, while ...Read more
Hi can I take magnesium and vitamin c supplements together or will it cause my stomach to become upset and bubbly?
Vitamin C & Mg: person of unknown age, gender ethnicity or medical background asks: Hi can I take magnesium and vitamin c supplements together or will it cause my stomach to become upset and bubbly? ANS: There is no good reason to take these that I can think of unless you Dr has recommended it. Spend your money better. ...Read more
I took some Tums (calcium carbonate) for stomach acid, but instead it gives me gas and stomach ache, why would it cause the two?
May not be acid: The differential causes of abdominal pain are multiple - you are self diagnosing stomach acid - ? Other causes such as heart disease, esophageal spasm, or maybe Tums (calcium carbonate) aren't adequate to control the acid if that is the cause. Try otc Omeprazole 20mg am and pm - if this relieves the symptoms then stomach acid is a likely diagnosis. Would recommend a visit to your primary care physician at any rate. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does Licorice (DGL) decrease stomach acid? I took omeprazole for a month and don't want to have too less of stomach acid.
No: DGL does not decrease stomach acid production ...Read more
Is it safe to take milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) every day to help with constipation with a multivitamin? Heard it can deplete potassium.
Can i take milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) and Metamucil together? (in the same time period) is it safe? I'm having bowel spams and stomach cramping.
Yes, you may: Metamucil is a bulk laxative. This improves the formation of your stool, so it moves more effeciently and minimizes the risk of diverticular disease. Milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) is a laxative, which will chemically enhance the motility of your gut. Bulk laxatives may be taken daily, but only as directed. More is not better. Mom should be used only on occasion, as directed. Good luck. ...Read more
I took phillips milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) twice what happens next and when can I go back to my normal self from GI virus?
Can I try 3-4 TUMS (calcium carbonate) for severe leg cramps while on Prednisone? I do take multivitamin & a Magnesium, Zinc, Calcium supplement. Have OA. Any harm?
Possibly: TUMs (calcium carbonate) may affect the absorption of other medications. Also if they have calcium in them you do not want to go above 1,500 mg of calcium a day because of the risk of kidney stones. Also you said you have OA and we typically do not use Prednisone for that condition. Please make certain of your diagnosis ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I ran out of my antacid ulcer medicine so I took some Tums (calcium carbonate) calcium/calcium supplement. Is that bad?
My neurologist put me on250mg of magnesium. If I eat foods high in magnesium can I overdose, while taking this supplement?
Can taking magnesium supplements cause decrease of calcium or potassium?My cramps and twitches got waay worse when taking magnesium supplements. Why?
Will taking daily RX of Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) make my stomach issues worse? Excessive Diarrhea and stomach growling had heartburn earlier used magnesium drink med
Can green tea (with caffeine) cause stomach gurgling, gas, and stomach aches? After drinking it everyday for a couple days? Thought it would help me.
Drinking more than: 3 cups of green tea per day can lead to significant side effects for some. Overdose of Green Tea (usually extract) may lead to irritability, insomnia, irregular or rapid heart rate, muscle twitching, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal cramps, liver damage, trouble breathing, dizziness, fever, confusion, hallucinations, diuresis, seizures, loss of consciousness & even death. ...Read more
Can you explain if it's safe to switch back and forth between pepto bismol and milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide)?
Dr put me on 12 hr all liquid diet b/c of stomach virus but i want to take ibuprofen for back pain. Will that upset my stomach more without food?
Sometimes: Different people have different reactions but it will probably be fine. ...Read more
I believe I have issues with my digestion due to gas, bloating, constipation,low energy& mild nutrition deficency. Enzymes upset mystomach. Probiotic?
Had upper GI endoscopy recently, have gastritis and only on bland boiled vegetables diet. Will taking vitamin C tablets help me heal faster?
A lot faster with Rx: Unless there are other inciting risks to inflammation in your stomach (like h.Pylori, tobacco, too liberal alcohol, Aspirin or other nsaid's, etc.) your gastropathy will likely heal within a few weeks. Of course, you can speed up the healing process by starting an acid blocker drug like Prilosec otc daily. Vitamin c and boiled vegetables is not the answer. ...Read more
My stomach is upset (sour feeling) after I eat. Also I been passing a green bile. What can cause this? What can I take? Pepto c hewables not working
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