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GERI-LANTA ANTACID ANTIGAS by Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Medically reviewed on September 11, 2017

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE 200mg in 5mL, MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE 200mg in 5mL, DIMETHICONE 20mg in 5mL
Labeler: Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
NDC Code: 68788-9756

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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

How Supplied

each 5 mL teaspoonful contains: magnesium 85 mg, sodium 1 mg

NDC - 68788-9756-3

• store at room temperature

• protect from freezing
 • keep tightly closed

TAMPER-EVIDENT: Do not use if breakaway band on bottle is missing or broken

Inactive ingredients

benzyl alcohol, butylparaben, carboxymethylcellulose sodium, flavor (contains alcohol), hypromellose, microcrystalline cellulose, propylparaben, purified water, saccharin sodium, sorbitol solution

Package Label
GERI-LANTA ANTACID ANTIGAS 
aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide, dimethicone liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:68788-9756(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) MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE200 mg  in 5 mL
DIMETHICONE (DIMETHICONE) DIMETHICONE20 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
BENZYL ALCOHOL 
BUTYLPARABEN 
CARBOXYMETHYLCELLULOSE SODIUM, UNSPECIFIED FORM 
HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED 
MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE 
PROPYLPARABEN 
WATER 
SACCHARIN SODIUM 
SORBITOL 
Product Characteristics
Color    Score    
ShapeSize
FlavorLEMON (lemon) Imprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:68788-9756-3355 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart33107/27/2012
Labeler - Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (791119022)
Registrant - Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (791119022)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.791119022RELABEL(68788-9756)

 
Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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