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Milk of Magnesia - Original

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12.00 fl oz
SKU / UPC: 041190219339


Active Ingredient (in each Teaspoon = 5 ml): Magnesium Hydroxide (400 mg). Inactive Ingredient: Purified Water.


Do not freeze. Store at room temperature tightly closed. Shake well. As Antacid - Do not use dosage cup. Follow each dosage with a little water. Adults and Children 12 Years and Older: 1-3 Teaspoons (5-15 ml) up to 4 times a day. 6 to 11 Years: Ask a doctor. 2 to 5 Years: Ask a doctor. Under 2 Years: Ask a doctor. As Laxative: Do not use dosage cup for ages under 12 years. Follow each dosage with a full glass (8 oz) of fluid. Adults and Children 12 Years and Older 2-4 Tablespoons (30-60 ml); 6 to 11 Years: 1-2 Tablespoons (15-30 ml) once a day; 2 to 5 years: 1-3 Teaspoons (5-15 ml) once a day; Under 2 Years: Ask a doctor.

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Wakefern Food Corporation

Elizabeth, NJ 07207

Safety Warnings

Tamper Evident: Do not use if printed safety seal is broken or missing. 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. Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs. When using this product as an antacid, it may have a laxative effect. Do not take more than 12 teaspoonfuls in a 24 hour period, or use the maximum dosage of this product for more than 2 weeks, except under the advice and supervision of a physician. Stop use and ask a doctor if (Laxative) - 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. (Antacid) - symptoms last for more than 2 weeks. It pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.