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Citrate of Magnesium

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: Magnesium citrate 1.745g in 29.6mL
Labeler: Physicians Total Care, Inc.
NDC Code: 54868-0010

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Drug Facts

Active ingredient
Magnesium citrate 1.745 g per fl oz

Saline laxative

Use for relief of occasional constipation (irregularity). Generally produces bowel movement in 1/2 to 6 hours


Ask a doctor before you use if you have
• kidney disease
• a magnesium or potassium-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 or pharmacist before use if your are taking any other drug.
Take this product 2 or more hours before or after other drugs.  Laxatives may affect how other drugs work.

Stop use and ask a doctor if you have rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement after use.
These could be signs of a serious condition.

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask 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.

Directions • drink a full glass  (8 ounces) of liquid wit each dose
•may be taken as a single daily dose or in divided doses
adults and children 12 years of age and over -6.5 to 10 fl oz maximum 10 fl oz in 24 hours
children 6 to under 12 years of age - 3 to 7 fl oz maximum 7 fl oz in 24 hours
children 2 to under 6 years of age - ask a doctor
discard unused product within 24 hours of opening bottle

Other information
• magnesium content 290 mg per 1 fl oz (30 mL)
• potassium content 80 mg per 1 fl oz (30 mL)
• store at temperatures between 46⁰ and 86⁰F (8⁰ and 30⁰ C)

Inactive ingredients citric acid, lemon oil, potassium bicarbonate,
sodium saccharin, water purified

Distributed by:
One Swan Drive
Smyrna, TN 37167

Additional barcode labeling by:
Physicians Total Care, Inc.
Tulsa, Oklahoma        74146

NDC 54868-0010-0

Very Low Sodium

•Saline Laxative
•Oral Solution
Do not use if tamper evident twist-off cap
is missing, broken or separated from neck ring
10FL OZ (296 mL)
citrate of magnesium liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:54868-0010(NDC:0869-0686)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Magnesium citrate (magnesium cation) Magnesium citrate1.745 g  in 29.6 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:54868-0010-0.296 mL in 1 BOTTLE, GLASS
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33401/29/2003
Labeler - Physicians Total Care, Inc. (194123980)
Physicians Total Care, Inc.194123980relabel(54868-0010)

Revised: 07/2012
Physicians Total Care, Inc.

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