Also known as Gelusil, Maalox, Mylanta, Maalox Plus, Alamag, Alamag Plus, Almacone, Almacone-2, Alumina And Magnesia, and Alumina/Magnesia/Simethicone
Magnesium hydroxide is an inorganic compound with the chemical formula of hydrated Mg(OH)2. As a suspension in water, it is often called milk of magnesia because of its milk-like appearance. The solid mineral form of magnesium hydroxide is known as brucite.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $4.13 for an average of 14 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed magnesium hydroxide to treat smoking or tobacco addiction, blastomycosis, pick disease, and rabies.