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Maalox Advanced Maximum Strength Cherry

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE 400mg in 5mL, MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE 400mg in 5mL, SIMETHICONE 40mg in 5mL
Labeler: Novartis Consumer Health, Inc
NDC Code: 0067-6280

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each 5mL = 1 teaspoonful)

Aluminum Hydroxide (equiv. to dried gel, USP) 400 mg
Magnesium Hydroxide 400 mg
Simethicone 40 mg

Purpose

Antacid
Antacid
Anti-Gas

Uses

for the relief of

  • acid indigestion
  • heartburn
  • sour stomach
  • upset stomach associated with these symptoms
  • pressure and bloating commonly referred to as gas

Warnings

Do not take

more than 8 teaspoonsful in a 24-hour period or use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks except under the advice and supervision of a physician

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • kidney disease
  • a magnesium-restricted diet

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
  • presently taking a prescription drug. Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs.

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • symptoms last more than 2 weeks

Keep Out of Reach of Children

Directions
  • shake well before using.
  • adults and children 12 years and older: take 2 to 4 teaspoonfuls two times a day or as directed by a physician.
  • do not take more than 8 teaspoonsful in 24 hours or use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks
  • children under 12 years: consult a physician.

Other information
  • each teaspoonful contains: magnesium 145 mg, potassium 5 mg
  • store at controlled room temperature 20-25°C(68-77°F)
  • protect from freezing

Inactive ingredients

butylparaben, carboxymethylcellulose sodium, flavor, glycerin, hypromellose, microcrystalline cellulose, potassium citrate, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, saccharin sodium, sorbitol

Questions or comments?

call 1-800-452-0051 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Principal Display Panel

0067-6280-12

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Maalox
Advanced
Maximum Strength
Antacid &
Antigas

FAST RELIEF
HEARTBURN & ACID INDIGESTION
PRESSURE & BLOATING

Cherry
Flavored Liquid

355 mL (12 FL OZ)

MAALOX  ADVANCED MAXIMUM STRENGTH CHERRY
aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide,simethicone liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0067-6280
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE (ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE) ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE400 mg  in 5 mL
MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE (MAGNESIUM CATION) MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE400 mg  in 5 mL
SIMETHICONE (SIMETHICONE) SIMETHICONE40 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
BUTYLPARABEN 
CARBOXYMETHYLCELLULOSE SODIUM 
GLYCERIN 
HYPROMELLOSES 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POTASSIUM CITRATE 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
PROPYLPARABEN 
WATER 
SACCHARIN SODIUM 
SORBITOL 
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITEScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorCHERRYImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0067-6280-12355 mL in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:0067-6280-26770 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart33203/06/2008
Labeler - Novartis Consumer Health, Inc (879821635)

Revised: 09/2013
 
Novartis Consumer Health, Inc

Further information

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