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Does aluminum hydroxide-magnesium hydroxide have side effects?

Side effects from aluminum hydroxide-magnesium hydroxide are not common. Avoid the chalky taste by taking with water or milk.

Be sure to talk with your doctor if you suffer serious constipation, diarrhea, loss of appetite, muscle weakness or unusual tiredness, and if these symptoms don't go away on their own.

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