Maalox description, usages, side effects, indications, overdosage, supplying and lots more!

Maalox

Novartis Consumer Health, Inc

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  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Indications & Usage
  • Contraindications
  • Warnings
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  • Side Effects
  • Overdosage
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Drug Facts

FULL PRESCRIBING INFORMATION: CONTENTS*




FULL PRESCRIBING INFORMATION

Active ingredients (in each 5 mL = 1 teaspoonful)

Aluminum hydroxide (equiv. to dried gel, USP) 200 mg
Magnesium hydroxide 200 mg
Simethicone 20 mg

Purpose

Antacid
Antacid
Antigas

Uses

for the relief of

  • acid indigestion
  • heartburn
  • sour stomach
  • upset stomach associated with these symptoms
  • pressure and bloating commonly referred to as gas

Warnings

do not take more than 16 teaspoonsful in a 24-hour period or use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks except under the advice and supervision of a physician.

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • kidney disease
  • a magnesium-restricted diet

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

presently taking a prescription drug. Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs.

Stop use and ask a doctor if

symptoms last more than 2 weeks.

Keep out of reach of children.

Directions

  • shake well before using
  • adults and children 12 years and older: take 2 to 4 teaspoonsful four times a day or as directed by a physician
  • do not take more than 16 teaspoonsful in 24 hours or use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks
  • children under 12 years: consult a physician

Other information

  • each teaspoonful contains: magnesium 75 mg, potassium 5 mg
  • store at controlled room temperature 20-25°C(68-77°F)
  • protect from freezing

Inactive ingredients

butylparaben, carboxymethylcellulose sodium, flavor, glycerin, hypromellose, microcrystalline cellulose, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, saccharin sodium, sorbitol

Questions or comments?

call 1-800-452-0051 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Principal Display Panel

0067-6281-44

Maalox
Advanced
Regular Strength
Antacid &
Antigas

FAST RELIEF
HEARTBURN & ACID INDIGESTION
PRESSURE & BLOATING

Mint
Flavored Liquid

770 mL (26 FL OZ)

Maalox

Aluminum hydroxide, Magnesium hydroxide, Simethicone LIQUID

Product Information

Product Type Human otc drug label Item Code (Source) NDC:0067-6281
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule

Active Ingredient/Active Moiety

Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
aluminum hydroxide 200 mg
magnesium hydroxide MAGNESIUM CATION 200 mg
DIMETHICONE 20 mg

Inactive Ingredients

Ingredient Name Strength
BUTYLPARABEN
CARBOXYMETHYLCELLULOSE SODIUM
GLYCERIN
HYPROMELLOSES
cellulose, microcrystalline
propylene glycol
PROPYLPARABEN
water
saccharin sodium
sorbitol

Product Characteristics

Color
WHITE (opaque)

Packaging

# Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
1 NDC:0067-6281-62 148 in 1 BOTTLE
2 NDC:0067-6281-71 355 in 1 BOTTLE
3 NDC:0067-6281-44 770 in 1 BOTTLE

Marketing Information

Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
part part332 2008-04-04


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