Magnesium

Also indexed as:Magnesium Oxide
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Interactions with Supplements, Foods, & Other Compounds

Vitamin B6 increases the amount of magnesium that can enter cells. As a result, these two nutrients are often taken together. Magnesium may compete for absorption with other minerals, particularly calcium. Taking a multimineral supplement avoids this potential problem.

Interactions with Medicines

Certain medicines interact with this supplement.

Types of interactions:beneficial= Beneficialadverse= Adversecheck= Check
dnicon Beneficial Taste of the SeasonReplenish Depleted Nutrients
dnicon Beneficial Taste of the SeasonReduce Side Effects
dnicon Beneficial Taste of the SeasonSupport Medicine
dnicon Avoid Taste of the SeasonReduces Effectiveness
dnicon Avoid Taste of the SeasonPotential Negative Interaction
dnicon Check Taste of the SeasonExplanation Required
The Drug-Nutrient Interactions table may not include every possible interaction. Taking medicines with meals, on an empty stomach, or with alcohol may influence their effects. For details, click a medicine and click through to "More about" or refer to the manufacturers’ package information as these are not covered in this table. If you take medications, always discuss the potential risks and benefits of adding a supplement with your doctor or pharmacist.

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