This medication is used to treat the symptoms of too much stomach acid such as stomach upset, heartburn, and acid indigestion. Aluminum and magnesium antacids work quickly to lower the acid in the stomach. Liquid antacids usually work faster/better than tablets or capsules.
This medication works only on existing acid in the stomach. It does not prevent...Read more
My 88-year-old father continually wakes up in the middle of the night with heartburn and takes a swig (or two) of the liquid antacid... Read more »