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Magnesium Citrate by Cardinal Health

Medically reviewed on May 9, 2018

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: MAGNESIUM CITRATE 1.745g in 29.6mg
Labeler: Cardinal Health
NDC Code: 37205-362

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.

Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Magnesium citrate 1.745 g per fl oz

Purpose

Saline Laxative

Use

for relief of occasional constipation (irregularity).  Generally produces bowel movement in 1/2 to 6 hours

Warnings

For this product   

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • kidney disease
  • a magnesium or potassium-restricted diet
  • abdominal pain or nausea or vomiting
  • noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks
  • already used a laxative for a period longer than 1 week

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.  Laxatives may affect how other drugs work

stop use and ask a doctor if

you have rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement after use.  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.

Other information

Store at temperatures between 46° and 86° F (8° and 30° C)

Directions
  • drink a full glass ( 8 ounces) of liquid with each dose
  • may be taken as a single daily dose or in divided doses

adults and children 12 years of age and over   -  6.5 to 10 fl oz maximum 10 fl oz in 24 hours

children 6 to under 12 years of age  - 3 to 7 fl oz maximum 7 fl oz in 24 hours

children 2 to under 6 years of age  - 2 to 3 maximum 3 fl oz in 24 hours

children under 2 years of age - ask a doctor

discad unused product withing 24 hours of opening bottle

Other information
  •  each fl oz contains: magnesium 290 mg
  •  each fl oz contains: potassium 80 mg

Inactive ingredients

citric acid, lemon oil, potassium bicarbonate, sodium saccharin, purified water

Adverse Reaction

DISTRIBUTED BY CARDNAL HEALTH, DUBLIN, OHIO 43017

 www.myleader.com    1-800-260-6313

686.001/686AF

Principal Display panel

DO NOT USE IF TAMPER EVIDENT TWIST-OFF CAP IS MISSING, BROKEN OR SEPARATED FROM NECKRING

NDC 37205-362-38

LEADER

Very Low Sodium

Magnesium

Citrate

Oral Solution

Lemon Flavor

Pasteurized-The Sparkling Laxative

SATISFACTION

GUARANTEED

10 FL OZ (296 mL)

MAGNESIUM CITRATE 
magnesium citrate liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:37205-362
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
MAGNESIUM CITRATE (MAGNESIUM CATION) MAGNESIUM CITRATE1.745 g  in 29.6 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CITRIC ACID MONOHYDRATE 
LEMON 
POTASSIUM BICARBONATE 
WATER 
SACCHARIN SODIUM 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:37205-362-38.296 mg in 1 BOTTLE, GLASS
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33406/21/1989
Labeler - Cardinal Health (097537435)
Registrant - Vi-Jon, Inc (790752542)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Vi-Jon, Inc790752542manufacture(37205-362)

 
Cardinal Health

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