tums

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What is tums?

Alka-Mints 850 mg Chewable Tab
Drug Name: CALCIUM CARBONATE ANTACID-ORAL
Other Brand Names: Dicarbosil, Rolaids, Titralac, Tums
Uses: This medication is used to treat symptoms caused by too much stomach acid such as heartburn, upset stomach, or indigestion. It is an antacid that works by lowering the amount of acid in the stomach. Check the ingredients on the label even if you have used the product before. The manufacturer may have changed the ingredients. Also, products with similar names may contain different ingredients meant for different purposes. Taking the wrong product could harm you.
Posts on tums (3927)
I got sick again today. Yesterday my Brother in Law gave me half bottle of Extra Strength 7...
Good morning or evening or day or night or afternoon guys and whassup. A friend of mine nam...
I have gas and it feels like it is in my chest. Is it okay to take TUMs? I'm open to other...
I've just started taking zantac, and I don't know if I'll have any side effects, or if my r...
Due to severe osteoporosis, my mom (at 69yo) spontaneously fractured her left tibia and fib...
Journals about tums(4)
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by Becca323, Sep 08, 2011
Well, I had diarrhea for 2 days straight, so I took some Pepto. Then I had heartburn r...
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by andycapp61, Feb 07, 2011
Because the Pepto was not working well and making my bowel movements black I tried Tum...
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by KalynS, Aug 04, 2009
All day today I have just felt off. I have been really crampy, gassy, and just overall...
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