- Aluminum carbonate (Basaljel)
- Aluminum hydroxide (ALternaGEL, Alu-Cap, Alu-Tab, Amphojel, Dialume, Nephrox)
- Aluminum hydroxide/magnesium carbonate (Duracid)
- Aluminum hydroxide/magnesium hydroxide (Alamag, Almacone, Aludrox, Gaviscon Liquid, Gelusil, Kudrox, Maalox Advanced Regular Strength, Magalox, Mintox, Mylanta, Rulox)
- Aluminum hydroxide/magnesium hydroxide/calcium carbonate (Tempo)
- Aluminum hydroxide/magnesium trisilicate (Alenic Alka, Gaviscon, Genaton, Foamicon)
- Calcium carbonate (Alkets, Amitone, Chooz, Equilet, Gas-Ban, Mallamint, Mylanta Lozenges, Titralac, Tums)
- Calcium carbonate/magnesium carbonate (Marblen, Mi-Acid Gelcaps, Mylanta Gelcaps, Mylagen Gelcaps)
- Magnesium hydroxide (Milk of Magnesia, Phillips' Chewable)
- Magaldrate or aluminum magnesium hydroxide sulfate (Iosopan, Riopan)
- Magnesium oxide (Mag-Ox, Maox, Uro-Mag)
- Sodium bicarbonate (Bell/ans, Bromo Seltzer)
- Sodium citrate (Citra pH)
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- Reviewer: EBSCO CAM Review Board
- Review Date: 07/2012
- Update Date: 07/25/2012