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MAXIMUM STRENGTH ANTACID AND ANTIGAS

Medically reviewed on November 21, 2017

Dosage form: suspension
Ingredients: ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE 400mg in 5mL, MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE 400mg in 5mL, DIMETHICONE 40mg in 5mL
Labeler: VALU MERCHANDISERS COMPANY
NDC Code: 63941-619

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BC max antacid

Active ingredients (in each 5 mL teaspoonful)

Aluminum hydroxide 400 mg (equivalent to dried gel, USP)

Magnesium hydroxide 400 mg

Simethicone 40mg

Purposes

Antacid

Antigas

Uses

relieves

  • heartburn
  • sour stomach
  • acid indigestion
  • the symptoms referred to as gas

Warnings

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • kidney disease
  • a magnesium-restricted diet

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking a prescription drug.

Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs.

Stop use and ask a doctor if symptoms last more than 2 weeks

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

Directions
  • shake well before use
  • adults and children 12 years and older: take 2 to 4 teaspoonfuls between meals, at bedtime, or as directed by a doctor
  • do not exceed 12 teaspoonfuls in a 24 hour period or use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks
  • children under 12 yearsof age: ask a doctor

Other information
  • each 5 mL teaspoonful contains: magnesium 165 mg, sodium 5 mg
  • do not freeze
  • store at room temperature tightly closed

Inactive ingredients

benzyl alcohol, butylparaben, carboxymethylcellulose sodium, flavor (contains alcohol), hypromellose, microcrystalline cellulose, propylparaben, purified water, saccharin sodium, sorbitol solution

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BEST CHOICE

COMPARE TO THE ACTIVE INGREDIENTS IN MAXIMUM STRENGTH MYLANTA®*

MAXIMUM STRENGTH
Antacid
and Anti-Gas
Liquid
Alumina, Magnesia, and Simethicone
Oral Suspension

FAST RELIEF OF:
• ACID INDIGESTION
• HEARTBURN
• SOUR STOMACH
• PRESSURE AND BLOATING
ORIGINAL FLAVOR

Contains: Alcohol 0.5%
12 FL OZ (355 mL)

MAXIMUM STRENGTH ANTACID AND ANTIGAS 
aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide, dimethicone suspension
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:63941-619
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE (ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE) ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE400 mg  in 5 mL
MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE (MAGNESIUM CATION and HYDROXIDE ION) MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE400 mg  in 5 mL
DIMETHICONE (DIMETHICONE) DIMETHICONE40 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
BENZYL ALCOHOL 
BUTYLPARABEN 
CARBOXYMETHYLCELLULOSE SODIUM 
HYPROMELLOSES 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
PROPYLPARABEN 
WATER 
SACCHARIN SODIUM (SACCHARIN)  
SORBITOL 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:63941-619-12355 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart33108/01/2017
Labeler - VALU MERCHANDISERS COMPANY (868703513)
Registrant - GCP Laboratories (965480861)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
GCP Laboratories965480861manufacture(63941-619), pack(63941-619)

 
VALU MERCHANDISERS COMPANY

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