As an antacid for symptomatic relief of hyperacidity associated with the gastric and heartburn. Also as an antiflatulent to alleviate the symptoms of gas.
Contents: Each tablet contains magnesium hydroxide 200 mg, dried aluminum hydroxide gel 200 mg and simethicone 26.25 mg.
Dosage: 2-4 tabs, well chewed, 4 times daily.
Do not prescribe 16 tabs in a 24-hr period or use the maximum dosage for >2 weeks
Maalox Plus may be taken 20 min to 1 hr after meals and at bedtime or as required.