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