Antacids (or indigestion tablets) are used to help stop indigestion. People may get indigestion if they eat too much or if they have eaten too fast. With indigestion, the liquid in the
This reaction between the stomach acids and the antacid will make the acid change into harmless substances such as water or salt.
An example of an antacid is milk of magnesia.
Side effects from taking antacids are rare, but can include both