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GERI-LANTA MAXIMUM STRENGTH

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE 400mg in 5mL, MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE 400mg in 5mL, DIMETHICONE 40mg in 5mL
Labeler: Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals, Corp
NDC Code: 57896-619

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Active ingredients (in each 5 mL teaspoonful)Aluminum hydroxide 400mg (equivalent to dried gel, USP)
Magnesium hydroxide 400 mg
Simethicone 40mg

Purposes

Antacid

Antigas

Usesrelieves
  • heartburn
  • sour stomach
  • acid indigestion
  • the symptoms referred to as gas

Warnings Ask a doctor before use if you have
• kidney disease
• a magnesium-restricted diet

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
taking a prescription drug.
Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs.

Stop use and ask a doctor if symptoms last more than 2 weeks

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

Directions• shake well before use
• adults and children 12 years and older: take 2 to 4 teaspoonfuls between meals, at bedtime, or as directed by a doctor
• do not take more than 12 teaspoonfuls in 24 hours or use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks
• children under 12 years: ask a doctor

Other information

each 5 mL teaspoonful contains: magnesium 165 mg, sodium 1 mg
• store at room temperature

• protect from freezing
 • keep tightly closed

TAMPER-EVIDENT: Do not use if breakaway band on bottle is missing or broken.

Inactive ingredients

benzyl alcohol, butylparaben, carboxymethylcellulose sodium, flavor (contains alcohol), hypromellose, microcrystalline cellulose, propylparaben, purified water, saccharin sodium, sorbitol solution

package Label

NDC 57896-619-12

GERICARE

Maximum Strength

GERI-LANTA

antacid/antigas

Alumina, Magnesia and Simethicone Oral Suspension

For Relief of:

HEARTBURN

SOUR STOMACH

ACID INDIGESTION

GAS

compare to the active ingredients in Maximum Strength MYLANTA

12 FL OZ (355 mL)

Alcohol: 0.5%

GERI-LANTA MAXIMUM STRENGTH 
aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide, dimethicone liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:57896-619
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE (ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE) ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE400 mg  in 5 mL
MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE (MAGNESIUM CATION and HYDROXIDE ION) MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE400 mg  in 5 mL
DIMETHICONE (DIMETHICONE) DIMETHICONE40 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
BENZYL ALCOHOL 
BUTYLPARABEN 
CARBOXYMETHYLCELLULOSE SODIUM 
HYPROMELLOSES 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
PROPYLPARABEN 
WATER 
SACCHARIN SODIUM DIHYDRATE 
SORBITOL 
Product Characteristics
Color    Score    
ShapeSize
FlavorLEMON (Lemon) Imprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:57896-619-12355 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart33101/01/2000
Labeler - Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals, Corp (611196254)
Registrant - GCP Laboratories (965480861)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
GCP Laboratories965480861manufacture(57896-619)

Revised: 06/2012
 
Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals, Corp

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