MAGNESIUM TRISILICATE MIXTURE BP

Active substance: SODIUM HYDROGEN CARBONATE

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BN, MAN & EXP
overprinted here

FRONT FACE:
170MM
IMPORTANT: Peel this label
at corner and read BEFORE
use. Do not tear off, re-fix for
future use.

65MM

Magnesium
Trisilicate
Mixture

Magnesium Carbonate,
Magnesium Trisilicate,
Sodium Hydrogen Carbonate
Relieves indigestion & heartburn

For symptomatic relief of indigestion,
heartburn and dyspepsia.
SHAKE THE BOTTLE. Take the mixture by
mouth.
Adults, the elderly and children over 12
years: Take 2 to 4 x 5ml spoonfuls in a little
water. Take three times a day or as required.
Children 5 to 12 years: Take 1 to 2 x 5ml
spoonfuls in a little water. Take three times a
day or as required.
Do not give to children under 5 years old
unless your doctor tells you to.
If symptoms persist consult your doctor.

Peel where shown for further
precautions.

Peel
Here

Active ingredients per 5ml:
magnesium trisilicate 250mg,
magnesium carbonate 250mg,
sodium hydrogen carbonate 250mg.
Also contains amongst other ingredients
sodium parahydroxybenzoates (E219, E215, E217).
Sodium 69.4mg/5ml.

Peel where shown for full list of
ingredients.

Do not store above 25°C. Once opened use
within 28 days.
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Manufactured by the licence holder L.C.M.
Ltd., Huddersfield, HD7 5QH, UK for
Thornton and Ross Ltd., Huddersfield,
HD7 5QH, UK.
PL 12965/0025 21510213

200ml

1.5MM
FRONT FACE REVERSE:
170MM
This medicine contains antacids to reduce excess
stomach acid.

65MM

• Or are taking steroids.

• Lansoprazole (for a stomach ulcer).
• Rosuvastatin (for high cholesterol).
• Levothyroxine (for thyroid problems).
1. Before you use this medicine
Do not use the medicine if you or your child Any other medicines, including medicines obtained • Penicillamine (for rheumatoid arthritis).
without a prescription, as antacids can interfere with • Digoxin (for heart failure).
have….
• Ulipristal (morning after pill).
their action, e.g.
• An allergy to any of the ingredients listed in
• Mycophenolate (an immunosuppressant medicine).
• ACE inhibitors for high blood pressure.
section 3.
• Eltrombopag to treat low platelet counts.
• Medicines for bacterial, fungal or viral infections
• Severe kidney failure.
(e.g. tetracyclines, methenamine, fluoroquinolones, • Polystyrene sulphonate resins.
• High levels of alkali in the blood.
• Erlotinib (a cancer medicine).
rifampicin, azithromycin, atazanavir, tipranavir,
• Low levels of calcium or phosphate in the blood.
• Aspirin.
cephalosporins).
• Reduced stomach acid.
• Bile acids.
• Medicines to prevent blood clotting
• Heart failure.
• Iron preparations.
(e.g. dipyridamole).
• High blood pressure.
Magnesium Trisilicate Mixture may affect the action of
• Medicines for mental illness (e.g. barbiturates,
• Liver problems.
these and other medicines, so allow 2 to 4 hours
phenothiazines, sulpiride, lithium).
• Or you are on a low salt (sodium) diet.
between taking this and any other medicine.
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you or • Gabapentin or phenytoin (for epilepsy).
• Chloroquine, hydroxychloroquine or proguanil to
Pregnant or breastfeeding….
your child have….
prevent or treat malaria.
Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before using
• Water retention.
• Bisphosphonates for osteoporosis.
this medicine if you are pregnant, might be pregnant
• Kidney problems.
or are breastfeeding.
• High levels of acid or low levels of potassium in the • Fexofenadine (an antihistamine).
• Deflazacort (a corticosteroid).
21510213
blood.

Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you or
your child are taking….

1.5MM
CARRIER:
Important ingredient information

• This product contains 6mmol (or 139mg) sodium
per 10ml dose. To be taken into consideration by
patients on a controlled sodium diet.
• It also contains sodium methyl, sodium ethyl and
sodium propyl parahydroxybenzoates (E219, E215,
E217) which may cause allergic reactions (possibly
delayed).

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170MM
3. Further information

If you accidentally take too much see a doctor
straight away. Take the pack with you to show which
medicine you have swallowed.
• Do not use after the expiry date. The expiry date
refers to the last day of that month.
• Return any unused medicine to the pharmacy for
disposal.
2. Possible side effects
The active ingredients per 5ml are: magnesium
Like all medicines, Magnesium Trisilicate Mixture can trisilicate 250mg, magnesium carbonate 250mg,
have side effects, although these don’t affect
sodium hydrogen carbonate 250mg.
everyone.
The other ingredients are: sodium methyl, sodium
Possible side effects are:
ethyl and sodium propyl parahydroxybenzoates
• Diarrhoea.
(E219, E215, E217), peppermint oil, chloroform,
• Stomach cramps.
polysorbate 20 (E432) and purified water.
• Wind.
What the medicine looks like
• Overuse for a long time may cause kidney stones.
Magnesium Trisilicate Mixture is a white suspension
If you notice these or any other side effects, stop use which separates on standing.
and tell your doctor or pharmacist. They will tell you It is supplied in 200ml bottles.
what to do.
This label was revised in February 2012

1.5MM

21510213

BN, MAN & EXP
overprinted here

FRONT FACE:
170MM
IMPORTANT: Peel this label
at corner and read BEFORE
use. Do not tear off, re-fix for
future use.

65MM

magnesium
trisilicate
mixture

Magnesium
Trisilicate
Mixture

Magnesium Carbonate,
Magnesium Trisilicate,
Sodium Hydrogen Carbonate
Relieves indigestion & heartburn

For symptomatic relief of indigestion,
heartburn and dyspepsia.
SHAKE THE BOTTLE. Take the mixture by
mouth.
Adults, the elderly and children over 12
years: Take 2 to 4 x 5ml spoonfuls in a little
water. Take three times a day or as required.
Children 5 to 12 years: Take 1 to 2 x 5ml
spoonfuls in a little water. Take three times a
day or as required.
Do not give to children under 5 years old
unless your doctor tells you to.
If symptoms persist consult your doctor.

Peel where shown for further
precautions.

Peel
Here

Active ingredients per 5ml:
magnesium trisilicate 250mg,
magnesium carbonate 250mg,
sodium hydrogen carbonate 250mg.
Also contains amongst other ingredients
sodium parahydroxybenzoates (E219, E215, E217).
Sodium 69.4mg/5ml.

Peel where shown for full list of
ingredients.

Do not store above 25°C. Once opened use
within 28 days.
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Manufactured by the licence holder L.C.M.
Ltd., Huddersfield, HD7 5QH, UK for
Thornton and Ross Ltd., Huddersfield,
HD7 5QH, UK.
PL 12965/0025 21510213

200ml

1.5MM
FRONT FACE REVERSE:
170MM
• Or are taking steroids.

This medicine contains antacids to reduce excess
stomach acid.

65MM

• Lansoprazole (for a stomach ulcer).
• Rosuvastatin (for high cholesterol).
• Levothyroxine (for thyroid problems).
1. Before you use this medicine
Do not use the medicine if you or your child Any other medicines, including medicines obtained • Penicillamine (for rheumatoid arthritis).
without a prescription, as antacids can interfere with • Digoxin (for heart failure).
have….
• Ulipristal (morning after pill).
their action, e.g.
• An allergy to any of the ingredients listed in
• Mycophenolate (an immunosuppressant medicine).
• ACE inhibitors for high blood pressure.
section 3.
• Eltrombopag to treat low platelet counts.
• Medicines for bacterial, fungal or viral infections
• Severe kidney failure.
(e.g. tetracyclines, methenamine, fluoroquinolones, • Polystyrene sulphonate resins.
• High levels of alkali in the blood.
• Erlotinib (a cancer medicine).
rifampicin, azithromycin, atazanavir, tipranavir,
• Low levels of calcium or phosphate in the blood.
• Aspirin.
cephalosporins).
• Reduced stomach acid.
• Bile acids.
• Medicines to prevent blood clotting
• Heart failure.
• Iron preparations.
(e.g. dipyridamole).
• High blood pressure.
Magnesium Trisilicate Mixture may affect the action of
• Medicines for mental illness (e.g. barbiturates,
• Liver problems.
these and other medicines, so allow 2 to 4 hours
phenothiazines, sulpiride, lithium).
• Or you are on a low salt (sodium) diet.
between taking this and any other medicine.
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you or • Gabapentin or phenytoin (for epilepsy).
• Chloroquine, hydroxychloroquine or proguanil to
Pregnant or breastfeeding….
your child have….
prevent or treat malaria.
Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before using
• Water retention.
• Bisphosphonates for osteoporosis.
this medicine if you are pregnant, might be pregnant
• Kidney problems.
or are breastfeeding.
• High levels of acid or low levels of potassium in the • Fexofenadine (an antihistamine).
• Deflazacort (a corticosteroid).
21510213
blood.

Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you or
your child are taking….

1.5MM
CARRIER:

170MM

Important ingredient information

• This product contains 6mmol (or 139mg) sodium
per 10ml dose. To be taken into consideration by
patients on a controlled sodium diet.
• It also contains sodium methyl, sodium ethyl and
sodium propyl parahydroxybenzoates (E219, E215,
E217) which may cause allergic reactions (possibly
delayed).

65MM

3. Further information

If you accidentally take too much see a doctor
straight away. Take the pack with you to show which
medicine you have swallowed.
• Do not use after the expiry date. The expiry date
refers to the last day of that month.
• Return any unused medicine to the pharmacy for
disposal.
2. Possible side effects
The active ingredients per 5ml are: magnesium
Like all medicines, Magnesium Trisilicate Mixture can trisilicate 250mg, magnesium carbonate 250mg,
have side effects, although these don’t affect
sodium hydrogen carbonate 250mg.
everyone.
The other ingredients are: sodium methyl, sodium
Possible side effects are:
ethyl and sodium propyl parahydroxybenzoates
• Diarrhoea.
(E219, E215, E217), peppermint oil, chloroform,
• Stomach cramps.
polysorbate 20 (E432) and purified water.
• Wind.
What the medicine looks like
• Overuse for a long time may cause kidney stones.
Magnesium Trisilicate Mixture is a white suspension
If you notice these or any other side effects, stop use which separates on standing.
and tell your doctor or pharmacist. They will tell you It is supplied in 200ml bottles.
what to do.
This label was revised in February 2012

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