MAGNESIUM SALTS (ORAL)

MAGNESIUM SALTS (ORAL) is a topic covered in the Davis's Drug Guide.

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magnesium chloride (12% Mg; 9.8 mEq Mg/g)

Pronunciation:
mag-nee-zhum klor-ide


Trade Name(s)

  • Chloromag
  • Slo-Mag

magnesium citrate (16.2% Mg; 4.4 mEq Mg/g)

Pronunciation:
mag-nee-zhum si-trate


Trade Name(s)

  • Citrate of Magnesia
  • Citroma
  • CitromagCanadian Tradename

magnesium gluconate (5.4% Mg; 4.4 mEq/g)

Pronunciation:
mag-nee-zhum gloo-con-ate


Trade Name(s)

  • Magtrate
  • Magonate

magnesium hydroxide (41.7% Mg; 34.3 mEq Mg/g)

Pronunciation:
mag-nee-zhum hye-drox-ide


Trade Name(s)

  • Dulcolax Magnesia Tablets
  • Phillips Magnesia Tablets
  • Phillips Milk of Magnesia
  • MOM

magnesium oxide (60.3% Mg; 49.6 mEq Mg/g)

Pronunciation:
mag-nee-zhum ox-ide


Trade Name(s)

  • Mag-Ox 400
  • Uro-Mag

Ther. Class.
mineral and electrolyte replacements/supplements
laxatives

Pharm. Class.
salines

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