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Answered 2018-04-07 19:44:40

Antacids contain basic compounds which neutralize excedentary acids in the stomach.

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Antacid tablets may contain calcium carbonate, aluminium hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide.


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No. Antacid tablets neutralize acids by combining with them in a chemical reaction that forms a neutral salt


Who invented antacid tablets?

Antacids are known from the antiquity (not as tablets !).


Do antacid tablets dissolve?

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What is aluminum hydroxide in?

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What do antacid tablets contain?

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What effects does distilled white vinegar have on antacid tablets?

It has a chemical reaction and the antacid starts to dissolve. or When you do the white vinegar with the antacid tablets together the tube/bottle explodes and causes a chemical reaction.


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alkali to neutralise the acid


What sort of Antacid tablets are there?

Tums, Rolaids


What is the chemical formula for antacid tablets?

hcl


How do antacid tablets work?

Antacid tablets contain alkali which neutralizes acid converting it into a salt.Antacids are highly basic neutralizing the acidity of the stomach.


What two things are antacid tablets made of?

Antacid tablets may contain: - sodium bicarbonate - sodium or magnesium carbonate - aluminium or magnesium hydroxide


Why is salt not put in antacid tablets?

Makes them harder to compress into tablets (and stay as tablets), and does nothing to neutralize acid.


What is a chemical formula for ingesting antacid tablets?

The chemical formula for ingesting antacid tablets is simply a neutralization reaction. It depends on what base the antacid contains, but common reaction would be NaHCO3 + HCl ----> NaCl + H2O + CO2.


How do antacid tablets work particle diagrams?

Dissloves


What is a chemical change for an antacid tablet?

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What elements make up antacid tablets?

The main ingredient in antacid tablets is calcium carbonate, also known as calcite or chalk. Calcium neutralizes the acid when taken.


What are antacid tablets made of?

The active ingredient is sodium-bicarbonate


How many antacid tablets should you take?

Read the label.


Why are antacid tablets used?

To stop the production of Hydrochloric acid we use antacid as it acts opposite to the acid. In this way , we can cure it


Is nitrogen given off when antacid tablets are dropped in water?

No. An antacid tablet dropped in water produces carbon dioxide.


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The alkali in the Rennie tablets neutralize the Hydrochloric acid in the stomach.


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