Antacid

What is Antacid?

Antacid is a pharmacological preparation which counteracts the acidity in the stomach.It is primarily used in cases of gastrointestinal reflux.Antacid is an alkaline preparation which acts by reducing the hydrogen ions in the stomach.

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Can long term antacid use result in anemia?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
yes and no!

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Hello,

the antacids won't result in anemia. But I've seen that you're taking prilosec and tums....

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what can i take for upset stomachache related to potassium supplements? I've tried the brat diet but my stomache is so upset i can't eat and am...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
use antacid supplementations

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Hi
welcome to health care magic.
Potassium supplements, especially in the oral form are...

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Hi,

I have been taking Telekast F intermittently after having been prescribed the medicine for a three month stretch. I now take it only when I...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Yes, it is safe to take it along with antacid.

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for your question on Health Care Magic.
I can understand your...

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