Epsom Salt by Kinray
Medically reviewed on October 23, 2017
Dosage form: granule
Ingredients: MAGNESIUM SULFATE, UNSPECIFIED 1.81kg in 100kg
NDC Code: 63777-204
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Magnesium Sulfate USP (epsom salt)
relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
generally produces bowel movement in 1/2 to 6 hours
relieves pain from minor sprains and bruises
ask a doctor before use if you have
a magnesium restricted diet
stomach pain,nausea or vomiting
noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts more than one week
presently taking a prescription drug
do not use more than directed.
As a laxative,
you have rectal bleeding or no bowel movement after use .
These could be a sign of a serious condition.
you need to use a laxative more than one week.
As a soaking solution,
you have redness, irritation, swelling, or infection occurs.
hot or warm soaks should not be used by individuals with diabetes except with the advice of a physician.
ask a health professional before use.
In case of accidental overdose, seek professional assistance or contact a poison control center immediately
For Internal Use as a laxative
Adults and Children 12 years of age and older 2-4 level teaspoons dissolved in a full glass (8oz) of water.
children 6 to under 12 years 1-2 level teaspoons dissolved in a full glass (8oz) of water.
not recommended for children under 6 years of age.
For External Use as a soaking solution
Adults dissolve 1/2 cup in a quart of water, and apply wet, with towel, etc.
As a bathing solution,
2 cups added to the bath water for a refreshing bath after strenuous exertion.
magnesium sulfate granule
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