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User:Jrleighton added the {{limitedgeographicscope}} template (Wikipedia:WikiProject_Countering_systemic_bias), but did not start a talk page, so I'm doing it. The edit summary states that all brand examples are the U.S. names. Linked pages do not include many brand names, so a non-US editor will have to add brand names from other countries, or take some other action. JohnWhitlock 18:25, 21 March 2006 (UTC)


I'd like to see a history section for this article, currently it makes no reference to when antacids were discovered or first used as such, or anything of the sort. --illumi (talk) 02:30, 5 December 2009 (UTC)

Traditional Antacids[edit]

Can someone add traditional substances used by people around the world as antacids? —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 18:00, 16 April 2011 (UTC) many people died from this the couse was because a heartbrun — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 08:19, 13 September 2012 (UTC)

What's in the tablets other than the base ...[edit]

I weighed a '500 mg' calcium carbonate Tums tablet and it weighted 2 grams, that means that three quarters of the tablet is something else ... anyone know what it is ... is it just sugar or is there some other filler? — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 12:46, 21 May 2012 (UTC) well it is something than can give y heartbrun