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Milk of Magnesia Original by Chain Drug Consortium, LLC

Dosage form: suspension
Ingredients: MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE 1200mg in 15mL
Labeler: Chain Drug Consortium, LLC
NDC Code: 68016-078

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Drug Facts

Active Ingredients

Magnesium hydroxide 1200 mg

Purpose

Saline laxative

Uses

relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
generally produces bowel movement in 1/2 to 6 hours

Warnings

Ask a doctor before use if you have • kidney disease • a magnesium restricted diet
• stomach pain, nausea or vomiting • a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts more than 2 weeks

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

presently taking a
prescription drug. This product may interact with certain prescription drugs.

Stop use and ask a doctor if

you have rectal bleeding or failure to have a
bowel movement after using this product. These could be signs of a serious
condition. • you need to use a laxative for more than 1 week

If pregnant or breast-feeding

ask a health professional before use.

Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children

In case of accidental
overdose, seek professional assistance or contact a Poison Control Center
immediately.

Directions

shake well before use
• do not exceed the maximum recommended daily dose in a 24 hour period
• dose may be taken once a day preferably at bedtime,
in divided doses, or as directed by a doctor
• follow each dosage with a full glass (8oz) of fluid


adults and children 2-4 tablespoons (30-60 mL)
12 years and over

children 6 years to 11 years 1-2 tablespoons (15-30 mL)

children under 6 years ask a doctor

Other information

do not freeze
• each tablespoon contains: magnesium 501 mg
• store at room temperature tightly closed

Inactive Ingredients

purified water

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This product is not manufactured or distributed by Bayer Healthcare LLC., distributors of Phillips brand Milk of Magnesia



MILK OF MAGNESIA ORIGINAL 
magnesium hydroxide suspension
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:68016-078
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE (MAGNESIUM CATION) MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE1200 mg  in 15 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
WATER 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:68016-078-13355 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33406/03/2009
Labeler - Chain Drug Consortium, LLC (101668460)

Revised: 10/2015
 
Chain Drug Consortium, LLC

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