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Epsom Salts Relief

Medically reviewed on January 27, 2017

Dosage form: granule
Labeler: Blue Cross Laboratories, Inc.
NDC Code: 22431-124

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.

Relief Epsom Salt

Active Ingredients Purpose

Magnesium Sulfate [heptahydrate]100% Saline Laxative

-For relief of occasional constipation (irregularity)

-this product generally produces bowel movement in 1/2 to 6 hours

Keep out of reach of children

-For relief of occasional constipation (irregularity)

-this product generally produces bowel movement in 1/2 to 6 hours


Ask a doctor is you have

- kidney disease

- a magnesium restricted diet

- abdominal pain, 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 of 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.

If pregnant or breast-feeding, as 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.


-do not exceed more than 2 doses per day

-drink a full glass (8 ounces) of liquid with each dose

-dissolve the dose in 8 ounces of water. Lemon juice may be added to improve the taste.

-adults and children 12 years and over: 2 to 4 level teaspoons (10 to 20 grams) daily

-children 6 to under 12 years: 1 to 2 level teaspoons (5 to 10 grams) daily

-children under 6 years: consult a doctor

Other information

Magnesium content: 495 mg per teaspoon


Epsom Salt

Magnesium Sulfate

A Soaking aid for minor sprains & bruises

Use as a saline laxative

NET WT 16 Oz (1 LB) 454 g

magnesium sulfate heptahydrate granule
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:22431-124
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:22431-124-011810 g in 1 BAG
2NDC:22431-124-02454 g in 1 BAG
3NDC:22431-124-03454 g in 1 CARTON
4NDC:22431-124-04907 g in 1 BAG
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33407/09/2010
Labeler - Blue Cross Laboratories, Inc. (008298879)
Registrant - Blue Cross Laboratories, Inc. (008298879)
Hefei Yatai Daily Chemical Products Co., Ltd.654641724manufacture(22431-124)

Blue Cross Laboratories, Inc.

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