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magaldrate

 [mag´al-drāt]
a chemical combination of aluminum and magnesium hydroxides and sulfate; used as an oral antacid.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

mag·al·drate

(mag'al-drāt),
A chemical combination of aluminum hydroxide and magnesium hydroxide, used as an antacid.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

mag·al·drate

(mag'al-drāt)
A chemical combination used as an antacid.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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A comparison between sodium alginate and magaldrate anhydrous in the treatment of patients with gastroesophageal reflux symptoms.
The aims of the present study were to compare effects of sodium alginate and the antacid magaldrate anhydrous in adults with gastroesophageal reflux (GOR) symptoms.