Magnesium Hydroxide

Mg(OH)2

What is Mg(OH)2 used for?

1. Constipation.

2. Heart burn.

3. Upset stomach.

Is Mg(OH)2 a strong or weak base?

Magnesium hydroxide Mg(OH)2 is a strong base.
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What type of laxative is milk of magnesia?

Milk of magnesia is a saline laxative.

How can I get prescribed to this?

No prescription required.

What are 3 physical or chemical properties of Mg(OH)2?

Physical state: White powder, odorless.

Melting point: 350 C

Flash point: Will not burn.

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