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TUMS History

More about Canada's #1 selling Antacid

TUMS antacid has a long history in the fight against heartburn. Created in 1928 by pharmacist James Howe to treat his wife's indigestion, TUMS brand was introduced to the public in 1930 and quickly became an icon.

The main production facility for TUMS brand can still be found in downtown St. Louis where it was originally built more than 80 years ago.