Magnesium lactate


Concise Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
Dietary supplementation.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult: PO Adjust according to individual requirement. RDA (elemental magnesium): 19-30 yr: Female: 310 mg/day, pregnant female: 350 mg/day, male: 400 mg/day. ≥31 yr: Female: 320 mg/day, pregnant female: 360 mg/day, male: 420mg/day.
Special Precautions
Risk of hypermagnesaemia in patients with renal impairment. Caution in myasthenia gravis. Take with food to reduce incidence of diarrhoea.
Adverse Reactions
Gastrointestinal irritation, watery diarrhoea.
Drug Interactions
Oral magnesium salts may decrease absorption of bisphosphonates, quinolone antibiotics and tetracycline derivatives; admin should be separated apart if concomitant use is required. Magnesium-containing products may reduce absorption of eltrombopag by 70%; separate admin by at least 4 hr. Calcitriol may increase serum concentrations of Magnesium salts. Magnesium salts may decrease serum concentrations of mycophenolate; monitor for reduced effects of mycophenolate. Concomitant use of trientine and magnesium salt may reduce serum concentrations of both agents.
CIMS Class
ATC Classification
A12CC06 - magnesium lactate ; Belongs to the class of magnesium-containing preparations. Used as dietary supplements.
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