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MILK OF MAGNESIA CHERRY by CVS

Medically reviewed on Dec 5, 2017

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE 1200mg in 15mL
Labeler: CVS
NDC Code: 69842-318

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.

CVS milk of mag cherry 26oz

Active ingredient (in each 15 mL)

Magnesium hydroxide 1200 mg

Purpose

Saline laxative

Uses
  • relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
  • usually 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 older30 mL to 60 mL
children 6 to 11 years15 mL to 30 mL
children under 6 yearsask a doctor

Other information
  • each 15 mL tablespoonful contains: magnesium 500 mg, sodium 6 mg
  • store at room temperature and avoid freezing
  • close cap tightly after use
  • TAMPER-EVIDENT: Do not use if imprinted neckband is missing or broken.

Inactive ingredients

carboxymethylcellulose sodium, citric acid, D&C red no. 28, flavor (contains alcohol), glycerin,
microcrystalline cellulose, purified water, sodium citrate, sodium hypochlorite, sucrose, xanthan gum

Questions or Comments?

1-800-540-3765

package label

CVS Health

COMPARE TO ACTIVE INGREDIENT in PHILLIPS’® MILK OF MAGNESIA*

Milk of Magnesia

MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE

Saline Laxative

stimulant free

  • comfortable, cramp free relief

CHERRY FLAVOR

Contains:0.6% alcohol

26 FL OZ (1 PT 10 FL OZ) 769 mL

MILK OF MAGNESIA CHERRY 
magnesium hydroxide liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:69842-318
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
CITRIC ACID MONOHYDRATE 
GLYCERIN 
WATER 
SODIUM HYPOCHLORITE 
CARBOXYMETHYLCELLULOSE SODIUM 
D&C RED NO. 28 
MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE 
SODIUM CITRATE 
SUCROSE 
XANTHAN GUM 
Product Characteristics
Colorpink (opaque light pink) Score    
ShapeSize
FlavorCHERRYImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:69842-318-79769 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33407/01/2015
Labeler - CVS (062312574)
Registrant - GCP Laboratories (965480861)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
GCP Laboratories965480861manufacture(69842-318), relabel(69842-318)

 
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