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Maalox Advanced Maximum Strength

Dosage form: tablet, chewable
Ingredients: DIMETHICONE 60mg
Labeler: Novartis Consumer Health, Inc.
NDC Code: 0067-6291

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

Calcium carbonate 1000 mg

Simethicone 60 mg

Purpose

Antacid

Antigas

Uses

For the relief of

● acid ingestion

● heartburn

● sour stomach

● upset stomach associated with these symptoms

● bloating and pressure commonly referred to as gas

Warning

Do not take more than 8 tablets 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 stones

● a calcium-restricted diet

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

presently taking a prescription drug. Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs.

When using this product

● at maximum dose, constipation may occur

Stop use and ask a doctor if

● symptoms last more than two weeks

Keep Out of Reach of Children

Directions

● Adults and children 12 years and older: chew 1 to 2 tablets as symptoms occur or as directed by a physician

● do not take more than 8 tablets in a 24-hour period or use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks.

Other Information

Each chew contains: calcium 400 mg

● Store at controlled room temperature 20-25°C (68-77°F)

● Keep tightly closed and dry

Inactive Ingredients

Acesulfame K, colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, FD&C Red #40 aluminum lake, dextrose, flavor, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin, mannitol, pregeletanized starch

Package/Label Principal Display Panel
MAALOX ADVANCED MAXIMUM STRENGTH 
antacid and antigas tablet, chewable
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0067-6291
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DIMETHICONE (DIMETHICONE) DIMETHICONE60 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ACESULFAME POTASSIUM 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
DEXTROSE 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MALTODEXTRIN 
MANNITOL 
STARCH, CORN 
Product Characteristics
ColorPINKScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize10mm
FlavorBERRYImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0067-6291-651 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
165 TABLET, CHEWABLE in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart33212/12/2006
Labeler - Novartis Consumer Health, Inc. (879821635)

Revised: 09/2014
 
Novartis Consumer Health, Inc.

Further information

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

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