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Magnesium Information

Magnesium Benefits & Uses

Magnesium is used to treat the following -

Magnesium Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Magnesium


Magnesium Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Magnesium is used -

  1. Diarrhoea
  2. Flushing
  3. Excessive sweating

Magnesium Related Warnings

Is the use of Magnesium safe for pregnant women?

There are no side effects of Magnesium in pregnant women.


Is the use of Magnesium safe during breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding women can safely use Magnesium.


What is the effect of Magnesium on the Kidneys?

Magnesium does not damage the kidneys.


What is the effect of Magnesium on the Liver?

Magnesium is not harmful for the liver.


What is the effect of Magnesium on the Heart?

Using Magnesium does not have any harmful effects on the heart.


Severe Interaction of Magnesium with Other Drugs

Magnesium should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Magnesium Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Magnesium unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Kidney Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Magnesium

Is this Magnesium habit forming or addictive?

Magnesium does not cause addiction.


Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, you can operate a vehicle or heavy machinery after taking Magnesium since it does not cause drowsiness.


Is it safe?

Magnesium is safe as it does not bear any side effects.


Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Magnesium is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.


Magnesium Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Magnesium

You can take Magnesium with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Magnesium

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Magnesium.

This medicine data has been created by -
Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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