What is Magnesium?

An alkaline earth element, atomic no. 12, atomic wt. 24.3050, which oxidizes to magnesia; a bioelement, many salts have clinical applications.

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I've been suffering from diverseretulitis since 7th December,went to clinic, on 12..Received antibiotics,taking miralax.Have not had BM since...

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Hi and welcome. Yes, diver and antibiotics both can lead to constipation.
Yes, you can take it. you should...

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Is magnesium maleate safe, magnesium oxide is giving me diarrhea ?

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Brief can try magnesium malate
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does magnesium thin your blood?

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Magnesium cannot cause bleeding problems. Most nose bleeds are incidental and not related to poor clotting...

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