Medication Information: Antacids are drugs used to neutralize stomach acid. MGS (Adigel S) is a combination of three types of antacids: aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide and simethicone. Together, these three compounds counteract the effects of acid.
MGS Aluminum is used to treat mild cases of indigestion and heartburn. Antacids neutralize acid in the stomach for a short time, so the best time to take these medications is when symptoms appear or are occurring (for example, after eating heavy meals). MGS aluminum antacid can be obtained from pharmacies without a prescription.
Pay attention to the expiration date of the medicine and do not take it if the medicine in your hand has expired.
Never give MGS Aluminum to anyone else, even if you have the same symptoms.
Do not consume MGS aluminum in excess of the dose prescribed by your doctor.
Check for drug interactions with Adi Gel S and be sure to tell your doctor what other medication you are taking.
Do not prescribe MGS Aluminum to children under 12 years of age.
Do not take any other medicine for 2 hours before and after taking MGS Aluminum, as it affects the absorption of other medicines.
Drug interactions may alter drug performance and increase the risk of serious side effects. Make a list of all the medicines (including prescription / over-the-counter medicines and herbal products) you use and share them with your doctor and pharmacist. Do not change the dose of your medicine without consulting your doctor or stop taking the medicine.
Antacids can affect the absorption of many medications, talk to your doctor about taking antacids with any other medication.
Some medications can not be prescribed under certain conditions, and some medications may be prescribed if additional treatment is needed. Therefore, it is best for your doctor to be aware of the following before taking MGS Aluminum:
- If you have any kind of kidney disorder.
- If you are pregnant, taking any medication during this period should be under the supervision of a doctor.
- If the amount of magnesium in your diet is low.
- If you are currently taking certain medications. These medicines include all the medicines available, whether you are prescribed them or taking them without a doctor’s prescription, such as herbal medicines and complementary medicines.
- If you are allergic to any medicine.
In most cases, taking MGS aluminum does not cause any side effects for the consumer; But if you have symptoms such as allergies (hives, shortness of breath, swelling of the face, lips, tongue or sore throat), see a doctor right away.
Talk to your doctor if you have any symptoms that you feel are caused by taking MGS aluminum.
Important Note: If you have any of the following symptoms, do not continue to take MGS (Adi Gel S) and see a doctor immediately.
Bone pain, muscle weakness
Confusion, change in mental state, seizures
Pale skin, lightheadedness, rapid heartbeat or shortness of breath
Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.
Store the medicine in a cool, dry place away from heat and direct sunlight.