MANUFACTURER: BAYER CONSUMER PRODUCTS.
As a laxative: To relieve occasional constipation (irregularity). This product generally produces bowel movement in 1/2 to 6 hours. As a antacid: To relieve acid indigestion, sour stomach and heartburn.
Per Teaspoon (5 mL): Magnesium Hydroxide 400 mg.
Carboxymethylcellulose Sodium; Citric Acid; D&C Red #28; Flavor; Glycerin; Microcrystalline Cellulose; Purified Water; Sodium Citrate; Sodium Hyprochlorite; Sucrose; Xanthan Gum.
Shake well before using. FOR LAXATIVE USE: Adults/Children 12 years and older: 2-4 tablespoonsful (TBSP) at bedtime or upon arising, followed by a full glass (8 oz. ) of liquid. Children: DO NOT USE DOSAGE CUP. Children 6-11 years: 1-2 tablespoonsful, followed by a full glass (8 oz. ) of liquid. 2-5 years: 1-3 teaspoonsful, followed by a full glass (8 oz. ) of liquid. Under 2 years: Consult a doctor. FOR ANTACID USE: DO NOT USE DOSAGE CUP. Adults/Children 12 years and older: 1-3 teaspoonsful with a little water up to 4 times a day or as directed by a doctor.
Drug Interaction Precaution: Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs. If you are presently taking a prescription drug, do not take this product without checking with your doctor or other health professional. LAXATIVE WARNINGS: Do not take any laxative if abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, or kidney disease are present unless directed by a doctor. If you have noticed a sudden change in bowel habits persisting for over 2 weeks, consult a doctor before using a laxative. Laxative products should not be used for a period longer than 1 week, unless directed by a doctor. Rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative may indicate a serious condition. Discontinue use and consult your doctor. ANTACID WARNINGS: Do not take more than the maximum recommended daily dose in a 24 hour period (see Directions), or use the maximum dosage of this product for more than two weeks, or use this product if you have kidney disease, except under the advice and supervision of a doctor. May have laxative effect. As with any drug, if you are pregnant or nursing a baby, seek the advice of a health professional before using this product. Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, seek professional assistance or contact a poison control center immediately.
Shipping Weight : 2.60 lb