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Magnesium Hydroxide (M.A.H.)

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

What is it prescribed for?

Patients are most commonly prescribed magnesium hydroxide to treat smoking or tobacco addiction, blastomycosis, pick disease, and rabies.

What drug interactions are known?

Do not take magnesium hydroxide if you are taking any of the following:

Critical Interactions


Significant Interactions

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