What is Maalox used for?
- Neutralizing stomach acid
- Relieve symptoms of heartburn
How should I take Maalox?
Read the directions on the packaging for complete information. Check the label and expiration date.
For oral tablets, chew the tablet completely, swallow, and then drink a glass of water. It is best taken 20 to 60 minutes after meals and at bedtime. Do not swallow the tablet whole or dissolve it in liquid.
Shake oral suspensions well and use a medical-grade measuring cup, not a household spoon.
How do I store Maalox?
Store this product at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store it in the bathroom or the freezer.
There may be different brands of this drug that may have different storage needs. So, it is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.
You should not flush this product down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Additionally, it is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.