milk of magnesia

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What is milk of magnesia?

Phillips Milk of Magnesia 311 mg Chewable Tab
Drug Name: MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE-ORAL
Uses: This medication is used for a short time to treat occasional constipation. It is a laxative (osmotic-type) that is thought to work by drawing water into the intestines, an effect that helps to cause movement of the intestines. This medication is also 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.
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