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Epsom Salt by Supervalu Inc.

Medically reviewed on October 13, 2017

Dosage form: granule, for solution
Ingredients: MAGNESIUM SULFATE HEPTAHYDRATE 1g in 1g
Labeler: Supervalu Inc.
NDC Code: 41163-602

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Epsom Salt

Active ingredient

Magnesium sulfate USP (heptahydrate) 100%

Purpose

Saline Laxative

Uses
  • for relief of occasional constipation (irregularity)
  • for this product generally produces bowel movement in 1/2 to 6 hours

Warnings

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • kidney disease
  • a magnesium-restricted diet
  • abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting
  • noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks
  • already used a laxative for a period longer than 1 week

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

taking any other drug. Take this product 2 or more hours before or after other drugs. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work.

Stop use and ask a doctor if

you have rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement after use. These could be signs of a serious condition.

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
  • do not exceed recommended daily dosage
  • drink a full glass (8 ounces) of liquid with each dose
  • may be taken as a single daily dose or in divided doses
  • dissolve the dose in 8 ounces of water. Lemon juice may be added to improve the taste

adults and children 12 years and over - 2 to 6 level teaspoons (10 to 30 grams) daily

children 6 to under 12 years - 1 to 2 level teaspoons (5 to 10 grams) daily

children under 6 years - consult a doctor

Other information
  • magnesium content 495 mg per teaspoon (5 grams)

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epsom salt
magnesium sulfate U.S.P.
MgSO4 7H2O
saline laxative/soaking aid

  • for external use as a soaking aid
  • for minor sprains and bruises

Caution: if prompt relief is not obtained or there is evidence of infection, discontinue use and consult your physician. Hot or warm soaks should not be used by individuals with diabetes except on the advice of a physician. Keep out of reach of children.

DIRECTIONS: Dissolve 2 cupfuls of this product per gallon of water. Apply with bandages or toweling for 30 minutes up to three times a day. For less intensive soak, use 1 or 2 cupfuls in a bath. Use warm water for best results.

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Contact us at 1-877-932-7948, or www.supervalu-ourownbrands.com

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DISTRIBUTED BY SUPERVALU, INC

EDEN PRAIRIE, MN 55344 USA

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ZIPPER PLACEMENT

NDC 41163-602-07

EQUALINE

epsom salt

magnesium sulfate U.S.P.

MgSO​4 ​ 7H​2​0

saline laxative/soaking aid

  • gluten free
  • saline laxative for relief of occasional constipation
  • soaking aid for minor sprains and bruises

NET WT 4 LB (1.81kg)

602.002/602AA

EPSOM SALT 
magnesium sulfate granule, for solution
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:41163-602
Route of AdministrationORAL, TOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
MAGNESIUM SULFATE HEPTAHYDRATE (MAGNESIUM CATION) MAGNESIUM SULFATE HEPTAHYDRATE1 g  in 1 g
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:41163-602-43454 g in 1 POUCH
2NDC:41163-602-071814 g in 1 POUCH
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33403/21/2005
Labeler - Supervalu Inc. (006961411)
Registrant - Vi-Jon (790752542)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Vi-Jon790752542manufacture(41163-602)

 
Supervalu Inc.

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