Aa
A
A
Close
1318351_tn?1313385021
Too much MAG
Ok, so I have been searching for answers and I am not a bit worried. I have not been well lately, I have been feeling like I am about to pass out since AUG 20th. I have had headaches and a host of other symptoms. I have been to the ER, regualr doc, ENT, brain doctor and no one knows why I am having this.

About 2 months ago I started taking Milk of Mag everyday about 2400MG because I read that MAG was good for palps and I take narcotics and most of the time am stopped up. Since I started having these issues I have been searching for answers and some of my problems suggest too much MAG which can be a problem and I am freaking out. I went to the ER and they laughed at me and refused to run a test. Its the holiday so I can not speak with my DOC. I am lightheaded all the time and I am getting very worried. Anyone please who may have some knowledge about this please help me/ does it sound like I am in trouble because of the MAG. I stopped it the night before last but I still feel the same/ What should I do? I had no idea of the dangers of taking to much and I feel like a fool.

Please help:)

Thanks
Cancel
2 Answers
Page 1 of 1
1137980_tn?1281289046
I think this is why we all tell people not to self diagnose or medicate because issues arise.  Generally speaking mag should only take about 72 hours to get out of your system or at least the majority of it.  I doubt you are in trouble because of the mag...each hour as it goes on your system is ridding itself of it.  If the docs aren't worried i would try to relax the best you can..you may be getting lightheaded because of all of the anxiety you are going thru...it sounds to me like you are panic ing over this and need to tell yourself that in an hour or so this will all be gone....I tell everyone not to take a thing if you have heart issues like homepathic meds/supplements without clearing it with your doc because it may lessen the effect of meds you are on or may counter them...good luck and i would just relax knowing that as you are sitting here reading this that the mag is leaving your system
Comment
Cancel
1137980_tn?1281289046
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
1318351_tn?1313385021
Thank you much for your answer:) I just have been going through one thing after another since May, its crazy. When I started to feel faint and with headaches and vision changes I started to search for answers and since I have done nothing diff then start the Mag I looked up side effects and a lot of them are what I have been having lately and I got nervous. Well it did help the amounts of PACS and PVCS I was having I am going to leave it alone:)
Comment
Cancel
1318351_tn?1313385021
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
1318351_tn?1313385021
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Too much MAG
Submit Answer
A
A
Top Arrhythmias Answerers
612551_tn?1450025775
Blank
1807132_tn?1318747197
Blank
Chicago, IL
1423357_tn?1414258965
Blank
Central, MA
995271_tn?1408549100
Blank
PA
1124887_tn?1313758491
Blank
Oslo, Norway
Avatar_universal
Blank
Recent Activity
1236893_tn?1408490528
Blank
Avatar_universal
Blank
Paxiled commented on SOY
6 hrs ago
649848_tn?1424570775
Blank
Barb135 commented on SOY
13 hrs ago
Heart Rhythm Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1443740527
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Arrhythmias Answerers
612551_tn?1450025775
Blank
1807132_tn?1318747197
Blank
Chicago, IL
1423357_tn?1414258965
Blank
Central, MA
995271_tn?1408549100
Blank
PA
1124887_tn?1313758491
Blank
Oslo, Norway
Avatar_universal
Blank