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Antacids have become an essential part of our life and the market is flooded with many types of antacids. Each antacid is being marketed effectively. But people are still finding it difficult to recognize the best among them. So it has become important to know which antacid is better. Taking this as the prime objective I wanted to do my project. Within experimental errors I have succeeded in fulfilling my aim.

Purpose of using antacids:

Antacids are used to relieve acid indigestion, upset stomach, sour stomach and heartburn. Additional components of some formulations include demethicone, to reduce gas pains (flatulence) and alginic acid which in combinati...

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