Aluminum Hydroxide Gel

Aluminum Hydroxide Gel

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  • Use as directed by your veterinarian.

What is Aluminum Hydroxide Gel for Cats and Dogs?

  • Aluminum Hydroxide is an oral antacid that is commonly used to relieve problems associated with stomach acids.
  • Aluminum Hydroxide is also a phosphate binder that helps lower the levels of phosphates in the blood. 

Why is Aluminum Hydroxide Gel used in dogs and cats?

  • Aluminum Hydroxide may be used to reduce symptoms of heartburn, stomach upset, acid indigestion, and gastric ulcers.
  •  Aluminum Hydroxide may also be used to lower phosphate levels for animals with certain kidney conditions.

What else should I know about Aluminum Hydroxide Gel?

  • When used as an antacid, this product increases the stomach's pH, making it less acidic.
  • In animals with kidney failure, aluminum hydroxide can help reduce the amount of phosphorus in the blood by binding phosphorus in food and keeping it from being absorbed. 
  • Aluminum Hydroxide Gel is Mint flavored.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Aluminum Hydroxide Gel?

  • Do not give Aluminum Hydroxide Gel with other drugs by mouth without checking with your veterinarian.
  • Aluminum toxicity is possible but extremely rare. Contact your veterinarian if you see any stumbling, weakness, trouble walking, or behavior changes
  • Please consult with your veterinarian with any questions or concerns regarding the use of this medication for your pet.

How do you use Aluminum Hydroxide Gel?

  • Talk with your veterinarian before using this product and follow their specific recommendations for use.

What is in Aluminum Hydroxide Gel?

  • Active Ingredient: In each 5 mL teaspoonful, Aluminum hydroxide 320 mg (antacid).
  • Inactive Ingredients: Benzyl alcohol, butylparaben, flavor, glycerin, hydroxyethylcellulose, propylparaben, purified water, saccharin sodium, simethicone emulsion, sorbitol solution.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Aluminum Hydroxide Gel is sold as an FDA-approved, human-labeled generic drug. The brand may vary from order to order and variation to variation, but the brand shipped will usually be Rugby. We are unable to guarantee which brand will be available at the time of order shipment.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Aluminum Hydroxide Gel?

  • Dogs and cats may use Aluminum Hydroxide Gel for different lengths of time. Please consult your veterinarian if you have any questions.