Smith & Wesson® 629 Revolver w/Red Ramp/White Outline Sights
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If you really want to know about ammunition restrictions you should probably be questioning the manufacturer.
In my own personal experience with Buffalo Bore, I love it in a .357 magnum revolver. However, I would hesitate using in a semi-auto for fear of excess wear an tear. I would have a helmet and face shield on if I was going to try it any revolver larger than a .357 magnum.
When I pulled the trigger on a small frame .357 magnum, with a 2 inch barrel, the reason for caution with Buffalo Bore came straight to my mind with a near imprint in my forehead of the topside of that little revolver.
If in doubt, don't use Buffalo Bore. You don't need it to make a hole anyway. I just like it because, even if I missed, which isn't likely, my potential assailant is probably going to be preoccupied with a mess in his skivvies just from the sound coming from the muzzle end of a .357 magnum when it goes off with Buffalo Bore in the cylinder.
Having said all of that, I've never fired a S&W 44 magnum but i have witnessed one being fired by young man of average build and he seemed to have his hands plenty full without Buffalo Bore ammo. If you're fending off grizzly bears, it could come in handy, though, I suppose.
Otherwise, you'll probably do better with standard load magnum ammo in your .44. If you're really into knock down power from a handgun then you'd do better with a .45 ACP. Anything that you hit with that, at least once, is not likely to get up and run far and it will handle a lot easier than a 44 magnum.