Geri mucil by GERI-CARE PHARMACEUTICALS, CORP
Medically reviewed on May 15, 2018
Dosage form: powder, for solution
Ingredients: PSYLLIUM HUSK 3.4g in 5.8g
Labeler: GERI-CARE PHARMACEUTICALS, CORP
NDC Code: 57896-491
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.
(in each rounded TEASPOON)
Psyllium Powder, approximately 3.4 g
- effective in treating occasional constipation and restoring regularity
Choking: Taking this product without adequate fluid may cause it to swell and block your throat or esophagus and may cause choking. Do not take this product if you have difficulty in swallowing. If you experience chest pain, vomiting, or difficulty in swallowing or breathing after taking this product, seek immediate medical attention.
Allergy alert: This product may cause an allergic reaction in people sensitive to inhaled or ingested psyllium
- a sudden change in bowel habits persisting for 2 weeks
- abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting
- constipation lasts more than 7 days
- rectal bleeding occurs
These may be signs of a serious condition.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away
Put one dose into an empty glass. Mix this product (child or adult dose) with at least 8 ounces (a full glass) of water or other fluid. Taking this product without enough liquid may cause choking. See choking warning. Stir briskly and drink promptly. If mixture thickens, add more liquid and stir.
|adults & children 12 years & over||1 rounded TEASPOON in 8 oz of liquid at the first sign of irregularity. Can be taken up to 3 times daily. Generally produces effect in 12-72 hours.|
|children under 12 years||consult a doctor.|
Laxatives, including bulk fibers, may affect how well other medicines work. If you are taking a prescription medicine by mouth, take this product at least 2 hours before or 2 hours after the prescribed medicine. As your body adjusts to increased fiber intake, you may experience changes in bowel habits or minor bloating. New Users: Start with one dose per day; gradually increase to 3 doses per day as necessary.
- each teaspoonful contains: potassium 30 mg, sodium 5 mg
- Store at room temperature. Protect contents from humidity. Keep tightly closed.
Citric Acid, FD&C Yellow #6, Maltodextrin and Artificial Orange Flavor.
psyllium husks powder, for solution
|Labeler - GERI-CARE PHARMACEUTICALS, CORP (611196254)|
|Registrant - GERI-CARE PHARMACEUTICALS, CORP (611196254)|
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