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Magnesium Citrate by NuCare Pharmaceuticals,Inc.

Medically reviewed on August 18, 2017

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: MAGNESIUM CITRATE 1.745g in 29.6mL
Labeler: NuCare Pharmaceuticals,Inc.
NDC Code: 68071-4060

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Drug Facts

Active ingredients

Magnesium citrate 1.745 g per fl oz


Saline laxative


for relief of occasional constipation (irregularity).  Generally produces bowel movement in 1/2 to 6 hours


Warnings for use of product

Do not use if 

you are on a low salt diet

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

Ask a doctor or pharmacist if

you are taking any other drug.  Take this prouct 2 or more hours before or after other durgs.  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 help professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away

  • drink a full glass (8 ounces) of liquid with each dose
  •  may be taken as a single daily dose or in divided doses
  • adults and children 12 years of age and over - 6.5 to 10 fl oz in 24 hours
  • children 6 to under 12 years of age - 3 to 7 fl oz maximum 7 fl oz in 25 hours 
  • children 2 to 6 years of age - 2 to 3 fl oz maximum 3 fl oz in 24 hours
  • children under 2 years of age- ask a doctor

discard unused product within 24 hours of opening bottle

Other information

•magnesium content 290 mg per 1 fl oz (30 mL)
•sodium content 45 mg per 1 fl oz (30 mL)
•store at temperaturs between 46⁰ and 86⁰ F (8⁰ and 30⁰ C)

inactive ingredients

citric acid, lemon oil, polyethylene glycol , purified water, sodium bicarbonate, sodium saccharin, sucrose

Adverse reaction

Distributed By McKesson

One Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94104

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magnesium citrate liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:68071-4060(NDC:49348-696)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:68071-4060-1300 mL in 1 BOTTLE, GLASS
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33403/20/2012
Labeler - NuCare Pharmaceuticals,Inc. (010632300)
NuCare Pharmaceuticals,Inc.010632300relabel(68071-4060)

NuCare Pharmaceuticals,Inc.

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