Magnesium Compounds

Magnesium Compounds
Accession Number
DBCAT001038  (DBCAT002002, DBCAT002437)

Inorganic compounds that contain magnesium as an integral part of the molecule.

ATC Classification
DrugDrug Description
Magnesium oxideA compound commonly used as a laxative for the symptomatic relief of acid indigestion and upset stomach, and in health supplements for cardiovascular and neuromuscular health.
Magnesium silicateMagnesium silicate is used to absorb moisture, prevent caking, and to improve the feel of a product. In the pharmaceutical companies, it is used as a dietary supplement, as part...
Magnesium sulfateA drug used to treat convulsions during pregnancy, nephritis in children, magnesium deficiency, and tetany.
MagaldrateAn antacid used to treat various conditions in the GI tract, such as esophagitis, duodenal and gastric ulcers, and gastroesophageal reflux.
Magnesium hydroxideAn inorganic compound used as a laxative and antacid.
Magnesium trisilicateAn antacid used for the symptomatic treatment of peptic ulcers.
Magnesium chlorideAn ionic compound and source of magnesium used for electrolyte replenishment and conditions associated with magnesium deficiencies.
TalcA mineral used to prevent recurrence of malignant pleural effusions in symptomatic patients during thoracoscopy or open thoracotomy.
HydrotalciteAn antacid indicated in the treatment of heartburn and excess gastric acid.
Magnesium aspartateMagnesium aspartate is a magnesium salt of aspartic acid that is commonly used as a mineral supplement. It displays high oral bioavailability and water solubiltiy compared to other magnesium salts...
Magnesium peroxideNot Annotated
Magnesium gluconateA mineral supplement used to treat or prevent hypomagnesemia.
Magnesium orotateMagnesium orotate is a magnesium salt of orotic acid and is poorly soluble in water. It is a source of magnesium and is used as a mineral supplement to treat...
Magnesium carbonateAn antacid used for symptomatic relief of heartburn, indigestion, and upset stomach.
Magnesium citrateA laxative used in bowel preparation for colonoscopy or as a magnesium supplement.
Magnesium levulinateA supplement to treat magnesium deficiency.
Magnesium lactateNot Available
Magnesium salicylateAn NSAID analgesic used in the symptomatic relief of mild to moderate muscular pain.
MagnesiumA medication used for many purposes including constipation, indigestion, magnesium deficiency, and pre-eclampsia.
Drugs & Drug Targets
Magnesium sulfateVoltage-dependent L-type calcium channeltarget
Magnesium gluconateCreatine kinase B-typeenzyme
Magnesium gluconateTyrosine-protein kinase ABL1enzyme
Magnesium gluconateATP synthase subunit delta, mitochondrialenzyme
Magnesium gluconateAdenylate cyclase type 1enzyme
Magnesium gluconateGuanylate cyclase soluble subunit alpha-2enzyme
Magnesium gluconate6-phosphofructo-2-kinase/fructose-2,6-bisphosphatase 1enzyme
Magnesium gluconateSodium/potassium-transporting ATPase subunit alpha-1enzyme
Magnesium carbonateTransient receptor potential cation channel subfamily M member 6transporter
Magnesium carbonateSolute carrier family 41 member 3transporter
Magnesium carbonateMetal transporter CNNM2transporter
Magnesium carbonateTransient receptor potential cation channel subfamily M member 7transporter
Magnesium carbonateGlutamate (NMDA) receptortarget
Magnesium levulinateSodium/potassium-transporting ATPase subunit alpha-1target
Magnesium lactateSodium/potassium-transporting ATPase subunit alpha-1target
Magnesium salicylateSerum albumincarrier
Magnesium salicylateProstaglandin G/H synthase 1target
Magnesium salicylateProstaglandin G/H synthase 2target
MagnesiumSerum albumincarrier
MagnesiumTransient receptor potential cation channel subfamily M member 6transporter
MagnesiumTransient receptor potential cation channel subfamily M member 7transporter
MagnesiumSolute carrier family 41 member 1transporter
MagnesiumSolute carrier family 41 member 3transporter
MagnesiumMagnesium transporter MRS2 homolog, mitochondrialtransporter