Review: could Milk Of Magnesia cause Alcohol Dependence?


Alcohol dependence is reported only by a few people who take Milk Of Magnesia. We study 519 people who have side effects while taking Milk of magnesia from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Alcohol dependence. Find out below who they are, when they have Alcohol dependence and more.

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Milk Of Magnesia

Milk of magnesia has active ingredients of magnesium hydroxide. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from Milk of magnesia 2,907 users)

Alcohol Dependence

Alcohol dependence has been reported by people with rashes, confusional state, drowsiness, diarrhea, memory loss (latest reports from 7,501 Alcohol dependence patients).

On Jul, 30, 2016

519 people reported to have side effects when taking Milk Of Magnesia.
Among them, 1 person (0.19%) has Alcohol Dependence

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Milk of magnesia cause Alcohol dependence?

Gender of people who have Alcohol Dependence when taking Milk Of Magnesia *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Alcohol Dependence when taking Milk Of Magnesia *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 100 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type (1 person)
  • Psychotic Disorder (1 person)
  • Anxiety (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zyprexa (1 person)
  • Xanax (1 person)
  • Triaminic (1 person)
  • Glimepiride (1 person)
  • Dicyclomine (1 person)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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