Can you od on milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) or just get bad diarrhea?

Kidney dependent. The amount of magnesium kept in your body can be affected by kidney function. If you have too much magnesium, you could have a seizure, but if your kidneys work normally, you probably would excrete the magnesium.

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Is milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) bad for you if taken every nighy?

Yes. The main ingredient is magnesium which is considered safe for long term use if taken as directed by your doctor! Read more...
See answer. Milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) (mom): magnesium-based laxative that works by drawing water into colon to allow easier passage of stool. In general, daily use of mom not recommended and excess magnesium harmful if kidney disease present. More fiber, drinking more fluids, and increasing activity recommended first. Fiber-based, bulk-forming agents (metamucil) or stool softeners (colace) better choice for daily use. Read more...