Label: ANTACID MAXIMUM STRENGTH- aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide and dimethicone liquid 

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  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph final

NOTE: Most over the counter (OTC) are not reviewed and approved by the FDA. However, they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

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  • Active ingredients (in each 5 mL = 1 teaspoonful)

    Aluminum hydroxide (equiv. to dried gel, USP) 400 mg

    Magnesium hydroxide 400 mg

    Simethicone 40 mg

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  • Purpose

    Antacid

    Antigas

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  • Uses

    for the relief of

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

    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.

    When using this product

    do not exceed 8 teaspoonsful in a 24-hour period, or use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks, unless directed by a doctor

    Keep out of reach of children.

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  • Directions

    shake well before using
    adults and children 12 years and older: take 2 to 4 teaspoonsful two times a day or as directed by a physician
    do not take more than 8 teaspoonsful in 24 hours or use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks
    children under 12 years: consult a physician
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  • Other information

    each teaspoonful contains: magnesium 175 mg and sodium 2 mg
    does not meet USP requirements for preservative effectiveness
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  • Inactive ingredients

    butylparaben, flavor, glycerin, hydroxyethyl cellulose, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, saccharin sodium, simethicone emulsion, sorbitol, sorbitol solution

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  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-719-9260

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    Compare to Maalox® Advanced Maximum Strength Cherry active ingredients

    ADVANCED

    ANTACID

    Maximum Strength

    ANTACID & ANTIGAS

    FAST RELIEF

    Heartburn & Acid Indigestion

    Pressure & Bloating

    CHERRY FLAVORED LIQUID

    ALCOHOL 0.1%

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    ANTACID  MAXIMUM STRENGTH
    aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide, simethicone liquid
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC:42507-588
    Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE (ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE) ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE 400 mg  in 5 mL
    MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE (MAGNESIUM CATION and HYDROXIDE ION) MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE 400 mg  in 5 mL
    DIMETHICONE (DIMETHICONE) DIMETHICONE 40 mg  in 5 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    BUTYLPARABEN  
    GLYCERIN  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL  
    PROPYLPARABEN  
    WATER  
    SORBITOL  
    SILICON DIOXIDE  
    SACCHARIN SODIUM  
    Product Characteristics
    Color WHITE (opaque) Score     
    Shape Size
    Flavor CHERRY Imprint Code
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:42507-588-40 355 mL in 1 BOTTLE
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph final part332 07/30/2006
    Labeler - HyVee Inc (006925671)
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