Milk of Magnesia - Cherry Flavoured 500 ml

Milk of Magnesia - Cherry Flavoured 500 ml

Uses

Antacid: For the relief of stomach upset. Laxative: For gentle relief of occasional constipation.

Dosage/Directions for use

Antacid: For the relief of stomach upset: Dosage: Adults: 1 to 4 teaspoonfuls (5-20 mL) with a little water after each meal. Laxative: Gentle relief of occasional Constipation: Dosage: Adults: 2 to 4 tablespoonfuls (30-60 mL. Children 6 to 12 years: 1 to 2 tablespoonfuls (15-30 mL). Children 2 to 6 years: 1 teaspoonful to 1 tablespoonful (5-15 mL). Each dose should be followed by a full glass (250 mL or 8 ounces) of water or another liquid. Children under 2 years: Consult a physician. Shake well before use.

Precautions

Persons suffering from kidney disease or on tetracycline should consult their physician before using this product. Overuse or extended use may cause dependence for bowel function. Do not take for more than two weeks unless directed by a physician. Do not take within 2 hours of another medicine, since the desired effect of that medicine may be reduced. Do not use in presence of fever, nausea, vomiting or abdominal pain. If symptoms persist for more than one week, consult a physician. Keep this product and all medicine out of the reach of children.

Ingredients

Each mL contains: 80 mg of magnesium hydroxide. Non-medicinal ingredients in alphabetical order: Cherry flavour, D&C red #28, glycerin, potassium sorbate, propylene glycol, purified water and sorbitol.

Storage

Store between 15-30C.

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