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What does MX stand for?

MX stands for Methylxanthine

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Horrid heartburn Chocolate contains methylxanthine, which in some people results in a pleasant buzz sensation, but can, in some cases, make hearts beat faster and also cause acid heartburn by relaxing the muscle between the oesophagus and the stomach allowing acid to return causing pain.
For that reason, it has been my practice to reserve high-dose iodine therapy for women who do not respond to more conservative measures such as methylxanthine avoidance and supplementation with vitamin E.
Sprinters Yohan Blake, Marvin Anderson and Sheri-Ann Brooks as well as Allodin Fothergill and Lansford Spence had tested positive for the stimulant methylxanthine.
Theophylline, a methylxanthine, affords moderate bronchial smooth muscle relaxation.