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MAALOX MAX STR
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Drug Name:

MAALOX MAX STR OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Aluminum hydroxide 500mg, magnesium hydroxide 450mg, simethicone 40mg; per 5mL; liq; mint or cherry flavor.

Company:
Novartis Consumer Health

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for MAALOX MAX STR:

Heartburn, acid indigestion, sour stomach, upset stomach.

Adult:

10–20mL 4 times daily; max 60mL/day.

Children:

Not recommended.

Warnings/Precautions:

Impaired renal function (aluminum/magnesium forms).

Interactions:

Reduces absorption of tetracyclines, possibly other drugs.

See Also:

MAALOX

MAALOX THERAPEUTIC CONCENTRATE

MAALOX TABS

MAALOX MAX STR TABS

Pharmacological Class:

Antacid + antiflatulent.

How Supplied:

Susp (mint)—5oz, 12oz, 26oz; Susp (lemon, cherry)—12oz, 26oz; Therapeutic Conc—12oz; Tabs (berry, wintergreen)—45, 85; Tabs (lemon)—30, 45, 85; Max Str tabs—35, 65; Max Str susp (lemon)—5oz, 12oz, 26oz; Max Str susp (mint, cherry)—12oz, 26oz

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