OTC Medication Information: Careone Milk of Magnesia

CAREONE MILK OF MAGNESIA- magnesium hydroxide suspension
American Sales Company

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Active ingredient (in each 15 mL)

Magnesium hydroxide 1200 mg

Purpose

Saline laxative

Uses

relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
generally produces bowel movement in ½ to 6 hours

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

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).

Directions

do not exceed the maximum recommended daily dose in a 24 hour period
shake well before use
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
mL = milliliter

adults and children 12 years and older

30 mL to 60 mL

children 6 to 11 years

15 mL to 30 mL

children under 6 years

ask a doctor

Other information

each 15 mL contains: calcium 20 mg, magnesium 595 mg, potassium 2 mg and sodium 3 mg
does not meet USP requirements for preservative effectiveness
store at 20-25° C (68-77° F)
close cap tightly after use
avoid freezing

Inactive ingredients

anhydrous citric acid, D&C red #28, flavor, glycerin, purified water, sorbitol solution, sucrose, xanthan gum

Questions or comments?

1-800-719-9260

Principal Display Panel

Compare to the active ingredient in Phillips’® Milk of Magnesia

MILK OF MAGNESIA

Magnesium Hydroxide 1200 mg per 15 mL

Saline Laxative

Wild Cherry Flavor

Comfortable, Cramp Free Relief

Stimulant Free

Low Sodium

Gluten Free

ALCOHOL 0.4%

OUR PHARMACISTS RECOMMEND

12 FL OZ (355mL)

//otclabels.com/lib/images-otc/careone-milk-of-magnesia-1/949-of-milk-of-magnesia-300x266.jpg
(click image for full-size original)
CAREONE MILK OF MAGNESIA
magnesium hydroxide suspension
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:41520-949
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE (MAGNESIUM CATION and HYDROXIDE ION) MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE 1200 mg in 15 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID
GLYCERIN
WATER
SORBITOL
SUCROSE
XANTHAN GUM
D&C RED NO. 28
Product Characteristics
Color PINK (Opaque Light pink) Score
Shape Size
Flavor CHERRY (wild cherry) Imprint Code
Contains
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description Multilevel Packaging
1 NDC:41520-949-40 355 mL in 1 BOTTLE None
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
OTC monograph not final part334 08/26/2012
Labeler — American Sales Company (809183973)

Revised: 10/2017 American Sales Company

Our database comes directly from the FDA’s central repository of drug labels and package inserts under the Structured Product Labeling standard. OTCLabels.com provides the full over the counter products subset of the FDA’s repository. Medication information provided here is not intended as a substitute for direct consultation with a qualified health professional.

Our database comes directly from the FDA's central repository of drug labels and package inserts under the Structured Product Labeling standard. OTCLabels.com provides the full over the counter products subset of the FDA's repository. Medication information provided here is not intended as a substitute for direct consultation with a qualified health professional.

Terms of Use | Copyright © 2022. All Rights Reserved.