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Milk of Magnesia



12.00 oz
SKU / UPC: 041190219186


Active Ingredients: In Each 15 ml Tbsp: Magnesium Hydroxide (1200 mg). Purpose: Saline Laxative. Inactive Ingredients: Light Mineral Oil, Peppermint Oil, Purified Water, Saccharin Sodium.


Uses: Relieves occasional constipation (irregularity). Generally produces bowel movement in 1/2 to 6 hours. Directions: Read label directions before use. 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. For accurate dosing, use dose cup provided. Tbsp = tablespoonful. Adults and Children 12 Years and Older: 2 to 4 tbsp. Children 6 to 11 Years: 1 to 2 tbsp. Children Under 6 Years: Ask a doctor.

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Wakefern Food

5000 Riverside Drive Keasbey, NJ 08832

Safety Warnings

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 more than 2 weeks. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking any other drug. Take this product two or more hours before or after other drugs. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work. 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. Pregnancy/breast-feeding warning: 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. (1-800-222-1222). Other warnings: Sealed for safety. Do not use if printed neckband is broken or missing.