Talk:Antacid

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brands[edit]

unclear to me if this should be in the article at all; in any case it is unsourced. it is a spam magnet. moving here per WP:VERIFY

Some well-known antacid brands

Antacids are generally a chemical salt of an alkaline ion and a counterion, as shown in the table below. The alkaline ion is generally bicarbonate but may also be hydroxide.

Product Alkaline ion Counterion
Aluminium Calcium Magnesium Potassium Sodium
Alka-Seltzer Bicarbonate X X
Andrews Antacid Bicarbonate X
Brioschi Bicarbonate X
Equate Bicarbonate X X X
Maalox (liquid) Bicarbonate X X
Maalox (tablet) Bicarbonate X
Milk of Magnesia Hydroxide X
Pepto-Bismol Bismuth subsalicylate
Pepto-Bismol Children’s Bicarbonate X
Rennie (tablets) Bicarbonate X X
Rolaids Bicarbonate X X
Tums Carbonate X
Mylanta Hydroxide X X
Eno Bicarbonate X
Gaviscon Bicarbonate X X
Droxygel Hydroxide X X
Gelusil Hydroxide X X
Quick-Eze Carbonate X X

- Jytdog (talk) 21:19, 3 April 2016 (UTC)

Student edits?[edit]

User:Nakita Blanco291 your edits are adding content that is unsourced or based on sources that are not OK per WP:MEDRS, and in your most recent edit you removed the strongest kind of source we can use here in Wikipedia. Please come here and talk - if you don't understand what you are doing wrong, I can explain. Thanks. Jytdog (talk) 00:54, 18 May 2016 (UTC)