Baur C, Becker A, Linder R, Schwan T.
Arzneimittelforschung. 1981;31(3):504-7.The neutralizing capacity of pentaaluminum-decamagnesiumhentriacontahydroxide-bis(sulfate)-hydrate (magaldrate, Riopan), a stable Al-Mg-hydroxide mono-substance, determined by a modification of the method described in literature, surpasses the efficacy index (mval divided by g) of various commercial antacids. These results coincide with the findings of other workers. The intragastric pH is rapidly and consistently raised to a value between 3 and 5 which is not exceeded (no acid rebound). Read More