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Maalox Advanced Maximum Strength Mint

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: 0067-6282

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

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

0067-6282-12

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Maalox
Advanced
Maximum Strength
Antacid &
Antigas

FAST RELIEF
HEARTBURN & ACID INDIGESTION
PRESSURE & BLOATING

Mint
Flavored Liquid

355 mL (12 FL OZ)

MAALOX  ADVANCED MAXIMUM STRENGTH MINT
aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide,simethicone liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0067-6282
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
FlavorMINTImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0067-6282-12355 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