Tums Ultra Strength Mint (Calcium carbonate - non Rx) Medication


Tums Ultra Strength Mint (Calcium carbonate - non Rx)

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Drug Description


Tums Ultra Strength Mint is used to ease heartburn, sour stomach, and acid indigestion caused by too much stomach acid. 

As an antacid, Tums Ultra Strength Mint works directly on the acid in the esophagus and stomach, quickly neutralizing it for targeted relief. 

Uses and Dosage 

Prior to the initial use and each subsequent refill of Tums Ultra Strength Mint, carefully review the package instructions. Should you have any inquiries or concerns, seek advice from your doctor. 

The typical recommended dose of Tums Ultra Strength Mint is 1-2 tablets as needed. Ensure to chew the tablets thoroughly before swallowing. 

Do not exceed 8 tablets a day and avoid taking this medication for more than 2 weeks unless your doctor tells you otherwise. 

If your symptoms continue or come back after 2 weeks, consult a healthcare professional for advice. If you think you have a serious medical problem, seek immediate medical help. 

Side Effects 

Common Side Effects 

  • Gas 
  • Upset stomach 
  • Constipation 

Promptly consult your doctor if any of these common side effects continue or intensify. 

Serious Side Effects 

  • Little or no urine output 
  • Swelling, sudden weight gain 
  • Signs of elevated blood calcium levels: 
  • Nausea 
  • Vomiting 
  • Constipation 
  • Increased thirst or urination 
  • Muscle weakness 
  • Bone pain 
  • Confusion 
  • Fatigue  
  • Lack of energy 

Contact your doctor right away if you exhibit any of the serious side effects listed above. 

Allergic Reactions 

Get immediate medical help if you experience symptoms of an allergic response to Tums Ultra Strength Mint, such as: 

  • Swelling of the face, lips, tongue, or throat 
  • Hives 
  • Trouble breathing 

This compilation of side effects for Tums Ultra Strength Mint is not exhaustive. Report to your doctor if you notice any other side effects. 


Refrain from taking Tums Ultra Strength Mint if you have any known allergies to its ingredients. 

Seek advice from a healthcare provider to determine if Tums Ultra Strength Mint is appropriate for you if you have experienced any of these medical conditions: 

  • Hypercalcemia (high calcium level) 
  • Blockage in the digestive system 
  • Kidney issues like kidney stones 

Tums Ultra Strength Mint could interact with certain products, including: 

  • Digoxin 
  • Phosphate binders like calcium acetate 
  • Phosphate supplements such as potassium phosphate 
  • Sodium polystyrene sulfonate 

To reduce the risk of such interactions, consult a healthcare provider before using Tums Ultra Strength Mint if you are taking other medications, including prescriptions and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, or herbal supplements. 

Furthermore, avoid taking Tums Ultra Strength Mint within 2 hours of another medication, as the calcium carbonate it contains might interfere with how well the other medicine works. 

If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, talk to your healthcare provider before using Tums Ultra Strength Mint, as dosage needs may differ during these periods. 

Additional information

Generic name:

Calcium carbonate – non Rx


Mint Flavoured Tablet



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