MILK OF MAGNESIA ORIGINAL by Atlantic Biologicals Corps
Dosage form: liquid Ingredients: MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE 1200mg in 15mL Labeler: Atlantic Biologicals Corps NDC Code: 17856-0788
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Active ingredient (in each 15 mL tablespoonful)Magnesium hydroxide 1200 mg
relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
produces bowel movement in 1/2 to 6 hours
Warnings• kidney disease • a magnesium-restricted diet • stomach pain, nausea, or vomiting • a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over 14 days taking a prescription drug. This product may interact with certain prescription drugs. • you have rectal bleeding or no bowel movement after using this product. These could be signs of a serious condition. • you need to use a laxative for more than 1 week ask a health professional before use.
Ask a doctor before use if you have
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Stop use and ask a doctor if
If pregnant or breast-feeding,
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Keep out of reach of children.
Directions• shake well before use • do not exceed the maximum recommended daily dose in a 24 hour period • dose may be taken once a day preferably at bedtime, in divided doses, or as directed by a doctor • drink a full glass (8 oz) of liquid with each dose adults and children 12 years and older: 2 to 4 tablespoonfuls (TBSP) children 6 to 11 years: 1 to 2 tablespoonfuls (TBSP) children under 6 years: ask a doctor
• magnesium 500 mg • store at room temperature and avoid freezing • close cap tightly after use •
each 15 mL tablespoonful contains:
TAMPER-EVIDENT: Do not use if imprinted neckband is missing or broken.
purified water, sodium hypochlorite
MILK OF MAGNESIA ORIGINAL (MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE) LIQUID
MILK OF MAGNESIA ORIGINAL
magnesium hydroxide liquid
HUMAN OTC DRUG
Item Code (Source)
Route of Administration
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Basis of Strength
MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE (MAGNESIUM CATION)
1200 mg in 15 mL
10 mL in 1 CUP
30 mL in 1 CUP
Application Number or Monograph Citation
Marketing Start Date
Marketing End Date
OTC monograph final
Labeler - Atlantic Biologicals Corps
Registrant - Atlantic Biologicals Corps (047437707)
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