Maalox Suspension contains two different medicines. They are called aluminium hydroxide and magnesium hydroxide. They belong to a group of medicines called antacids. Maalox Suspension is used for heartburn or when your stomach has too much acid (indigestion), Inflammation of the stomach (gastritis), and when prescribed by a doctor it may also be used for lowering the amount of acid in your stomach or gut (intestine) when you have an ulcer.
Contains aluminium hydroxide and magnesium hydroxide
Made up of antacids
Used for heartburn
Used for inflammation of the stomach (gastritis)
Lowers the amount of acid in your stomach
How To Use
Always take this medicine exactly as described in this leaflet or as your doctor or pharmacist has told you. Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure. Before taking this medicine shake well before use to ensure the product is mixed properly. Take this medicine by mouth. If necessary, Maalox Suspension may be taken with water or milk. Adults, the elderly and children aged 14 years or older: Take two to four 5ml teaspoonfuls. Take 20 minutes to 1 hour after meals and at bedtime. Alternatively, take as directed by your doctor. If the symptoms do not go away, talk to your doctor. Maalox Suspension is not recommended for children less than 14 years of age. Warnings: Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children. Do not use Maalox Suspension after the expiry date which is stated on the carton and the bottle after EXP. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month. Discard any medicine remaining 6 months after opening the bottle. Do not throw away medicines via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment.
Ingredients: Each 5ml of suspension contains 175mg of aluminium hydroxide and 200mg of magnesium hydroxide as the active ingredients. The other ingredients are: hydrochloric acid, citric acid monohydrate, peppermint oil, mannitol (E421), domiphen bromide, saccharin sodium, sorbitol liquid (E420), hydrogen peroxide and purified water.
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