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SUNMARK MILK OF MAGNESIA ORIGINAL

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Dec 25, 2019.

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE 1200mg in 15mL
Labeler: STRATEGIC SOURCING SERVICES LLC
NDC Code: 49348-171

Further information

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

Sunmark milk of mag original

Active ingredient (in each 15 mL tablespoonful)

Magnesium hydroxide 1200 mg

Purpose

Saline laxative

Uses
  • relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
  • 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

• 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

• shake well before use

• do not exceed the maximum recommended daily dose in a 24 hour period

• 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

adults and children 12 years and older2 to 4 tablespoonfuls (TBSP)
children 6 to 11 years1 to 2 tablespoonfuls (TBSP)
children under 6 yearsask a doctor

Other information

each 15 mL tablespoon contains: magnesium 500 mg

• store at room temperature and avoid freezing

• close cap tightly after use

Inactive ingredients

purified water, sodium hypochlorite

package label

SUNMARK MILK OF MAGNESIA ORIGINAL 
magnesium hydroxide liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:49348-171
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE (MAGNESIUM CATION and HYDROXIDE ION) MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE1200 mg  in 15 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
WATER 
SODIUM HYPOCHLORITE 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:49348-171-38473 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33404/01/2012
Labeler - STRATEGIC SOURCING SERVICES LLC (116956644)
Registrant - GCP Laboratories (965480861)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
GCP Laboratories965480861manufacture(49348-171), relabel(49348-171)

 
STRATEGIC SOURCING SERVICES LLC