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Do 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. Certain factors in your medical history may prohibit you from using antacids or acid reducers.

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