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GERI-LANTA ANTACID ANTIGAS by Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals, Corp

Medically reviewed on December 13, 2017.

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE 200mg in 5mL, MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE 200mg in 5mL, DIMETHICONE 20mg in 5mL
Labeler: Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals, Corp
NDC Code: 57896-629

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Geri-lanta original

Active ingredients (in each 5 mL teaspoonful)

Aluminum hydroxide 200 mg (equivalent to dried gel, USP)
Magnesium hydroxide 200 mg
Simethicone 20mg

Purposes

Antacid
Antigas

Uses

relieves

  • heartburn
  • sour stomach
  • acid indigestion
  • the symptoms 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 taking a prescription drug.
Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs.
Stop use and ask a doctor if symptoms last more than 2 weeks
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

Directions
  • shake well before use
  • adults and children 12 years and older: take 2 to 4 teaspoonfuls between meals, at bedtime, or as directed by a doctor
  • do not take more than 24 teaspoonfuls in 24 hours or use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks
  • children under 12 years: ask a doctor

Other information
  • each 5 mL teaspoonful contains: magnesium 85 mg, sodium 1 mg
  • store at room temperature
  • protect from freezing
  • keep tightly closed

Inactive ingredients

benzyl alcohol, butylparaben, flavor (contains alcohol), hydroxyethylcellulose, propylparaben, purified water, saccharin sodium, sorbitol solution

package Label

NDC 57896-629-12
GERICARE
GERI-LANTA
regular strength

antacid/antigas
Alumina, Magnesia and Simethicone Oral Suspension
fast relief
HEARTBURN
SOUR STOMACH
ACID INDIGESTION
PRESSURE AND BLOATING
compare to the active ingredients of Regular Strength MYLANTA
12 FL OZ (355 mL)
Alcohol:0.15%

GERI-LANTA ANTACID ANTIGAS 
aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide, dimethicone liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:57896-629
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 CATION and HYDROXIDE ION) MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE200 mg  in 5 mL
DIMETHICONE (DIMETHICONE) DIMETHICONE20 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
BENZYL ALCOHOL 
BUTYLPARABEN 
HYDROXYETHYL CELLULOSE (2000 CPS AT 1%) 
PROPYLPARABEN 
WATER 
SACCHARIN SODIUM (SACCHARIN)  
SORBITOL 
Product Characteristics
Color    Score    
ShapeSize
FlavorLEMON (citrus mint) Imprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:57896-629-12355 mL in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:57896-629-06177 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart33101/01/2000
Labeler - Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals, Corp (611196254)
Registrant - GCP Laboratories (965480861)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
GCP Laboratories965480861manufacture(57896-629)

 
Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals, Corp

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