Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up

Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of magnesium oxide Oral.

Overall User Ratings

59 Total User Reviews

User Reviews

«Previous 6-10 of 30 Next»
Condition: Other
11/15/2013 9:08:06 AM

Reviewer: jaxicreative, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
2nd day on treatment ....a little energy.. no benefits on bowel movement yet...

Condition: Other
9/12/2013 2:28:26 AM

Reviewer: jenrae, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was put on Magnesium Oxide shortly after having a Kidney Transplant,Everything has been going good up until just this week when my blood work showed that my levels are close to critical low.

Condition: Other
4/15/2013 4:50:35 PM

Reviewer: Sam, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My neurologist had me on Depakote, tried maxalt, zomig, etc, triptans, even tried botox injection, anti-depressants. He finally prescribed magnesium, and wow, the intensity and frequency of the migraines decreased. I had what he referred to as locked in migraines, lasting 4-6 weeks. I lost my job of 23 yrs due to this illness, that few understand. But today, I manage my migraines using magnesium o ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
4/9/2013 7:21:22 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Chronic Migraines wrecked my life, lost my job & could not find any medication (incl. Topomax - severe side effects) that would at least regulate them. Finally my general doctor prescribed 800 mg/day (Two 400mg/day). After 7 days of considerable nausea (used nauzene tablets & hard candy to get ride of nausea), my headaches improved greatly! It has begun to give me hope and energy and the a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
10/26/2012 8:15:50 AM

Reviewer: maryemaline@yahoo.com, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My skin is getting crappy looks like dry desert.

«Previous 6-10 of 30 Next»
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
 
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Ask the pharmacist

Questions about medications? Get expert answers by video or live chat about allergies, pregnancy, sleep, and more.
See the Ask the Pharmacist event schedule.

Ask a Question

Popular Slideshows & Tools on WebMD

hands on abdomen
Can you catch one?
Woman sitting in front of UV lights
Is yours working?
woman using breath spray
What's causing yours?
womans hand on abdomen
Are you ready for baby?
MS Overview
Recognizing symptoms.
bowl of yogurt with heart shape
Eat for a healthy heart.
woman doing pushups
To help you get fit.
Colored x-ray of tooth decay
Know what to look for.
Woman sitting with child
Do you know the symptoms?
mosquito
Stings, bites, burns, and more.
Allentown, PA
Are you living in one?
Thyroid exam
See how much you know.

Women's Health Newsletter

Find out what women really need.

WebMD the app

Get trusted health information. Whenever. Wherever... with your iPhone, iPad or Android.

Find Out More
IMPORTANT: About This Section and Other User-Generated Content on WebMD

The opinions expressed in WebMD User-generated content areas like communities, reviews, ratings, or blogs are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD. User-generated content areas are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, balance, objectivity, or any other reason except for compliance with our Terms and Conditions. Some of these opinions may contain information about treatment or uses of drug products that have not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. WebMD does not endorse any specific product, service, or treatment.

Do not consider WebMD User-generated content as medical advice. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider because of something you have read on WebMD. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. WebMD understands that reading individual, real-life experiences can be a helpful resource but it is never a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from a qualified health care provider. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or dial 911 immediately.