Web Results

medlineplus.gov/ency/patientinstructions/000198.htm

Antacids can change the way your body absorbs the other medicines you are taking. It is best to take any other medicine either 1 hour before or 4 hours after you take antacids. Talk to your provider or pharmacist before taking antacids on a regular basis if: You have kidney disease, high blood pressure, or heart disease. You are on a low-sodium ...

www.rxlist.com/antacids/drugs-condition.htm

Antacids taken with drugs such as pseudoephedrine (Sudafed, Semprex D, Clarinex-D 12hr, Clarinex-D 24hr, , Deconsal, Entex PSE, Claritin D, and more), and levodopa (Dopar), increase absorption of the drugs and can cause toxicity/adverse events due to increased blood levels of the drugs. Antacids that ...

www.quora.com/Why-are-antacids-taken-before-a-meal

Sometimes people get confused with what an antacid is. Antacids should be thought as the chewable calcium carbonate that is the active ingredient of Tums and Rolaids. They work by simply neutralizing the acid in your stomach. Also referred to as a...

www.healthtap.com/user_questions/902969-any-antacid-drug-should-be-taken...

Both. Antacids should be taken so as not to interfere with nutrient absorption. Best time to take them is no closer than one hour before a meal and no sooner than three hours after a meal. An additional dose at bedtime can be very helpful as well.

www.webmd.com/drugs/2/drug-76860-5123/antacid-oral/aluminum-magnesium-antacid...

Does Antacid 160 Mg-105 Mg Chewable Tablet Interact with other Medications? Serious Interactions. ... A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or ...

www.sharecare.com/health/antacids/antacids-interact-with-other-medications

Certain medications may cause complications when taken with antacids or acid reducers, particularly those that require an acidic environment in the stomach for absorption. Also, never take more than one antacid or acid reducer at the same time without talking with your doctor first.

quizlet.com/205324940/antacids-flash-cards

Antacids impede the absorption of phenytoin when taken together and should not be taken together. The nurse is assessing a patient who has been taking ciprofloxacin to treat an infection. The nurse learns that the patient has recently been taking over-the-counter antacids for heartburn.

www.healthline.com/health/antacids

Learn about antacids and see how they differ from other acid-reducing drugs. Get the facts on their side effects and interactions. Find out why you should talk to your doctor when they don’t do ...

www.drugs.com/cons/antacid.html

Antacids should be used only for occasional relief. If your stomach problem is not helped by the antacid or if it keeps coming back, check with your doctor. Using magnesium- or sodium bicarbonate-containing antacids too often, or in high doses, may produce a laxative effect. This happens fairly often and depends on the individual's sensitivity ...

www.dailystrength.org/group/chronic-pain/discussion/gabapentin-and-antacids

Rayfoof- I meant to say I take prilosec, not prevacid. My dr was the one who told me to stop the prevacid and take prilosec. I take the gabapentin three times a day so I don't take antacids cuz it's too hard to space it out 2 hours between meds. I'd rather not worry about it so I avoid them all together.