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Maalox Antacid

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Jan 4, 2019.

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE 200mg in 5mL, MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE 200mg in 5mL, SIMETHICONE 20mg in 5mL
Labeler: Physicians Total Care, Inc.
NDC Code: 54868-2093

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Active ingredient (in each 5 mL teaspoon)

Aluminum hydroxide (equiv. to dried gel, USP) 200 mg

Magnesium hydroxide 200 mg

Simethicone 20 mg

Purpose

Antacid

Antigas

Uses

for the relief of

  • acid indigestion
  • heartburn
  • sour stomach
  • upset stomach associated with these symptoms
  • pressure and bloating commonly referred to as gas

Warnings

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • kidney disease
  • a magnesium-restricted diet

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

now taking a prescription drug. Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs.

When using this product

do not exceed 16 teaspoonsful (80 mL) in a 24-hour period or use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks unless directed by a doctor

Keep out of reach of children.

Directions
  • shake well before using
  • adults and children 12 years and older: take 2-4 tsp (10-20 mL) up to 4 times a day or as directed by a doctor
  • children under 12: ask a doctor

Other information
  • each teaspoon contains: calcium 25 mg and magnesium 85 mg
  • store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)
  • does not meet USP requirements for preservative effectiveness

Inactive ingredients

butylparaben, carboxymethylcellulose sodium, flavor, hypromellose, microcrystalline cellulose, propylparaben, purified water, saccharin sodium, simethicone emulsion, sorbitol

Questions or comments?

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Principal Display PanelRegular Strength

Liquid Antacid

Antacid & Anti-Gas

Fast Relief of:

Heartburn

Acid Indigestion

Sour Stomach & Upset Stomach

Mint Flavor

Maalox Antacid     12 fl oz (355 mL)

NDC 54868-2093-0


MAALOX ANTACID 
aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide, simethicone liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:54868-2093(NDC:0113-0851)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE (ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE) ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE200 mg  in 5 mL
MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE (MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE) MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE200 mg  in 5 mL
SIMETHICONE (SIMETHICONE) SIMETHICONE20 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
SILICON DIOXIDE 
BUTYLPARABEN 
CARBOXYMETHYLCELLULOSE SODIUM 
HYPROMELLOSES 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
PROPYLPARABEN 
WATER 
SACCHARIN SODIUM 
SORBITOL 
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITE (opaque) Score    
ShapeSize
FlavorMINTImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:54868-2093-0355 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart33212/12/2006
Labeler - Physicians Total Care, Inc. (194123980)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Physicians Total Care, Inc.194123980relabel

 
Physicians Total Care, Inc.

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