Maalox Chewable Tablets contain two different Medicines called aluminium oxide, hydrated and magnesium hydroxide. They belong to a group of medicines called antacids and are used for the relief of indigestion (dyspepsia). Maalox Chewable Tablets work by lowering the amount of acid in your stomach.
How To Use
Take this medicine by mouth.
Chew the tablets well before swallowing.
Do not take this medicine for prolonged periods as it may mask more serious diseases such as stomach ulcers or stomach cancer. If your symptoms to do not go away talk to your doctor.
Dose for Adults:
Take one or two tablets 4 times each day.
Take 20 minutes to one hour after meals and at bedtime or as required.
A maximum of 8 tablets in a 24 hour period should not be exceeded, nor should the maximum dose continue for more than 2 weeks except under the direction of the physician.
Dose for Children: Not recommended in children.
Please read the enclosed package leaflet carefully before use.
If symptoms persist consult your doctor.
Do not exceed the stated dose.
Each tablet contains: 400mg of aluminium oxide, hydrated and 400mg of magnesium hydroxide.