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Is magnesiumhydroxid vegan?

Magnesiumhydroxid is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is magnesiumhydroxid?

Magnesium hydroxide is a white, odorless powder that is commonly used as an antacid and laxative. It is made by reacting magnesium oxide with water, and it has a slightly alkaline pH. Magnesium hydroxide works by neutralizing stomach acid and drawing water into the intestines to help alleviate constipation. It is also used as a food additive, where it acts as a pH regulator and firming agent. Because it is safe and non-toxic, magnesium hydroxide is widely used in a variety of industries, including pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and plastics.

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