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Epsom Salt by EQUATE (Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.)

Dosage form: granule
Ingredients: MAGNESIUM SULFATE, UNSPECIFIED 1g in 1g
Labeler: EQUATE (Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.)
NDC Code: 49035-395

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Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Magnesium sulfate USP 100%

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
  • noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts more than 2 weeks

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

 presently taking a prescription drug.

When using this product
  • do not use more than directed

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • you have rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement after use. This may indicate a serious condition.
  • you need to use a laxative for more than 1 week

If pregnancy 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 (1-800-222-1222) right away.

Directions
  • do not exceed more than 2 doses per day; if necessary repeat dosage in 4 hours
agedose
 adults and children 12  years and older2-4 level teaspoons dissolved in a full glass (8oz) of water 
 children 6 to 11 years

1-2 level teaspoons dissolved in a full glass (8oz) of water


Not recommended for children under 6 years of age.

Other information
  • each teaspoon contains: magnesium 493 mg

Inactive ingredient

none 

Questions or comments?

For laxative or soak, call 1-888-287-1915

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EPSOM SALTS

MAGNESIUM SULFATE, U.S.P.

MULTI-PURPOSE

Soaking aid for minor sprains and bruises

Saline laxative for relief of occasional constipation

Plant food for bigger, more vigorous plants

Net Wt LB (kg)

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF HEAT SEALED POUCH IS IMPROPERLY SEALED

DISTRIBUTED BY: Wal-Mart Stores Inc.,

Bentonville, AR 72716

Package Label

EQUATE Epsom Salt

Package Label

Equate Epsom Salt 4 LB


Package Label

Equate Epsom Salt 8 LB


EPSOM SALT 
epsom salt granule
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:49035-395
Route of AdministrationORAL, TOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
MAGNESIUM SULFATE, UNSPECIFIED (MAGNESIUM CATION) MAGNESIUM SULFATE, UNSPECIFIED1 g  in 1 g
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:49035-395-01454 g in 1 POUCH
2NDC:49035-395-041814 g in 1 POUCH
3NDC:49035-395-083630 g in 1 POUCH
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33411/30/2016
Labeler - EQUATE (Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.) (051957769)

 
EQUATE (Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.)

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Medically reviewed on Feb 28, 2018

Further information

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