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MILK OF MAGNESIA by Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.

Medically reviewed on May 9, 2018

Dosage form: suspension
Ingredients: MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE 2400mg in 10mL
Labeler: Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.
NDC Code: 0121-0527

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MILK OF MAGNESIA

CONCENTRATE

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each 10 mL)

Magnesium hydroxide 2400 mg

Purpose

Saline laxative

Uses

As an Antacid
  • heartburn
  • upset/sour stomach
  • acid indigestion

As a Laxative
  • relieves occasional constipation (irregularity) This product usually produces bowel movement in ½ to 6 hours.

Warnings

Do not use if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • kidney disease
  • a magnesium-restricted diet
  • stomach pain, nausea, or vomiting
  • a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over 14 days

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use If you are taking a prescription drug. This product may interact with certain prescription drugs.

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • 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

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

As an Antacid
  • do not exceed the maximum recommended daily dose of 20 mL in a 24 hour period
  • shake well before use
  • can be taken with water
  • mL = milliliter
adults and children 12 years of age and over5 mL (1 teaspoonful)
children under 12 years of ageask a doctor

As a Laxative
  • do not exceed the maximum recommended daily dose in a 24 hour period
  • shake well before use
  • 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.
  • mL = milliliter
adults and children 12 years and older15 mL to 30 mL
children under 12 yearsask a doctor

Other information
  • each teaspoonful (5 mL) contains: magnesium 1000 mg
  • Sodium Content: 19 mg/10 mL
  • store at room temperature, 20° - 25°C (68° - 77°F). Avoid freezing.
  • Milk of Magnesia Concentrate (white suspension, lemon flavored) is supplied in the following oral dosage form:

NDC 0121-0527-10: 10 mL unit dose cup. Case contains 100 unit dose cups of 10 mL packaged in 10 trays of 10 unit dose cups each.

Inactive ingredients

antifoam af emulsion, flavoring, glycerin, methylparaben, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, sodium citrate, sodium saccharin, sodium salts of polymerized alkylnaphthalenesulfonic acid, sorbitol, and sucrose.

Questions or comments?

Call 1-800-845-8210

MANUFACTURED BY

Pharmaceutical
Associates, Inc.

Greenville, SC 29605
www.paipharma.com

R03/18

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 10 mL Unit-Dose Cup Tray Label

NDC 0121-0527-10

Milk of Magnesia Concentrate

ANTACID/ SALINE LAXATIVE

Each 10 mL contains:

Magnesium Hydroxide
2400 mg

SHAKE WELL

USUAL DOSAGE: See attached Drug Facts

This unit-dose package is not child-resistant.

Store at 20° - 25°C (68° - 77°F)
[See USP Controlled Room Temperature].

Protect from freezing.

10 x 10 mL Unit-Dose Cups

Pharmaceutical
Associates, Inc.

Greenville, SC 29605

T0527100318
R03/18

MILK OF MAGNESIA 
magnesium hydroxide suspension
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0121-0527
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE (MAGNESIUM CATION and HYDROXIDE ION) MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE2400 mg  in 10 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
GLYCERIN 
METHYLPARABEN 
PROPYLPARABEN 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
SODIUM CITRATE, UNSPECIFIED FORM 
SACCHARIN SODIUM 
SORBITOL 
SUCROSE 
FORMALDEHYDE/SODIUM NAPHTHALENESULFONATE COPOLYMER (3000 MW) 
CYCLOMETHICONE 4 
WATER 
Product Characteristics
ColorwhiteScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorLEMONImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0121-0527-1010 TRAY in 1 CASE
110 CUP, UNIT-DOSE in 1 TRAY
110 mL in 1 CUP, UNIT-DOSE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart33104/20/1982
Labeler - Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc. (044940096)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.097630693manufacture(0121-0527)

 
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