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Alkums antacid

Dosage form: tablet, chewable
Ingredients: CALCIUM CARBONATE 500mg
Labeler: Guardian Drug Company
NDC Code: 53041-126

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Alkums Regular strength Antacid Assorted Fruit Tablets

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Calcium carbonate 500 mg

Purpose

Antacid

Uses

relieves

  • acid indigestion
  • heartburn

Warnings


Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

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

When using this product

do not take more than 16 tablets in a 24-hour period, or use the maximum dosage of this product for more than 2 weeks, except under the advice and supervision of a doctor.

Keep out of reach of children


Directions
  • chew 2-4 tablets as symptoms occur, or as directed by a doctor

Other information
  • do not use if printed seal under cap is torn or missing
  • store at room temperature

Inactive ingredients

adipic acid, corn starch, crospovidone, D&C red 27 lake, D&C red 30 lake, D&C Yellow 10 lake, dextrose, FD&C blue 1 lake, FD&C yellow 6 lake, flavors, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin, sucrose, talc

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compare to the active ingredient in Tums

Regular Strength

Alkums antacid tablets

Assorted fruit flavors

calcium carbonate 500 mg

Relieves:

heartburn 

acid indigestion

sour stomach

150 chewable tablets

ALKUMS ANTACID 
calcium carbonate tablet, chewable
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:53041-126
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
CALCIUM CARBONATE (CALCIUM CATION and CARBONATE ION) CALCIUM CARBONATE500 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ADIPIC ACID 
STARCH, CORN 
CROSPOVIDONE 
D&C RED NO. 27 
D&C RED NO. 30 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
DEXTROSE 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MALTODEXTRIN 
SUCROSE 
TALC 
Product Characteristics
Colororange, yellow, green, pink (reddish pink) Scoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize16mm
FlavorFRUIT (Orange, cherry, lemon, lime) Imprint CodeGDC126
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:53041-126-17150 TABLET, CHEWABLE in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart33102/01/2012
Labeler - Guardian Drug Company (119210276)

Revised: 07/2015
 
Guardian Drug Company

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