Magnesium hydroxide Saline laxative
Active Ingredient (in each caplet):
Magnesium hydroxide 1200 mg (equivalent to magnesium 500 mg)
- for relief of occasional constipation (irregularity)
- this product generally produces bowel movement in ½ to 6 hours
Ask a doctor before us if you have
- kidney disease
- been told to follow a magnesium-restricted diet
- abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting
- a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking any other drug. Take this product 2 or more hours before or after other drugs. All laxatives may affect how other drugs work.
When using this product do not use for more than 7 days unless directed by a doctor
Stop use and ask a doctor if rectal bleeding occurs or if you fail to have a bowel movement after use of this or any other laxative. These could be signs of a serious condition.
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.
Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Take each dose of this product with at least 8 ounces (a full glass) of water or other fluid
each caplet contains: 500 mg magnesium
store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)
Inactive Ingredients: crospovidone, D&C yellow no. 10 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow no. 6 aluminum lake, glyceryl behenate, hydroxypropyl cellulose, hypromellose, microcrystalline cellulose, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, silicon dioxide, titanium dioxide, triacetin
packages of 30 caplets
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.