Antacid effects on the gastrointestinal absorption of riboflavin.

  title={Antacid effects on the gastrointestinal absorption of riboflavin.},
  author={S. Feldman and W. Hedrick},
  journal={Journal of pharmaceutical sciences},
  volume={72 2},
  • S. Feldman, W. Hedrick
  • Published 1983
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Journal of pharmaceutical sciences
  • The effect of aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide, and a combination of aluminum-magnesium hydroxide suspensions on the oral absorption of riboflavin was examined in five subjects. Coadministration of aluminum hydroxide or magnesium hydroxide suspension with riboflavin (30 mg) resulted in an increase in time of peak urinary excretion rate of riboflavin when compared with control studies. There was no increase in the peak excretion rate or total urinary excretion of riboflavin when the… CONTINUE READING