What Are The Uses Of Aluminium hydroxide?
Aluminium hydroxide, an antacid, is used to treat symptoms of increased stomach acid like:
- Sour stomach, upset stomach
- Acid indigestion
Aluminium hydroxide is also sometimes used for reducing phosphate levels in people who have certain kidney conditions.
What Are The Side Effects Of Aluminium hydroxide?
Aluminium hydroxide can sometimes cause constipation (when taken orally).
What Are The Contraindications Of Aluminium hydroxide?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Alcohol use
- Severe dehydration/ loss of body water/ fluid restriction
- Any kidney problem