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Milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) problem; sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't. Why?

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Dr. Vivek Huilgol
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Amount taken

The amount taken plus the amount of fluid consumed plus your varying diet plus activity all have an impact.
Feel free to vary the dose up and down as needed and make sure you drink enough water.

In brief: Amount taken

The amount taken plus the amount of fluid consumed plus your varying diet plus activity all have an impact.
Feel free to vary the dose up and down as needed and make sure you drink enough water.
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