Label: EPSOM SALT- magnesium sulfate granule, for solution

  • NDC Code(s): 55301-602-07
  • Packager: Your Military Exchange
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

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Drug Label Information

Updated May 5, 2016

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  • TEP

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  • claim

    EPSOM

    SALT

    MAGNESIUM SULFATE U.S.P.

    MgSO4  -  7H2O

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  • Active ingredient

    Magnesium sulfate USP ( Heptahydrate) 100%

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  • purpose

    Saline laxative

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  • Uses

    Uses for Oral Laxative

    • for relief of occasional constipation (irregularity)
    • this product generally produces bowel movement in 1/2 to 6 hours

    For Soaking

    Adding Epsom Salt to your bath will help relieve the

    aches and pains of minor sprains and bruises.  Let

    Epsom Salt do the work while your relax in the bathtub

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  • Warnings

    Warnings for Soaking

    CAUTION: If prompt relief is not obtained or there is evidence of infection, discontinue use and consult your physician. Hot or warm soaks should not be used by individuals with diabetes except on the advice of a physician. Keep out of reach of children.

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  • Ask a Doctor before use

    • kidney disease
    • a magnesium-restricted diet
    • abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting
    • noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks
    • already used a laxative for a period longer than 1 week.
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  • Ask a doctor or pharmacist

    before use if you are taking any other drug. Take this product 2 or more hours before or after other drugs. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work.

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  • Stop use and ask a doctor

    if you have rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement after use. These could be signs of a serious condition.

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  • If pregnant or breast-feeding

    ask a health professional before use.

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  • Keep out of reach of children

    In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

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  • directions

    • do not exceed recommended daily dosage
    • drink a full glass (8 ounces) of liquie with each dose
    • may be taken as a single daily dose or in divided doses
    • dissolve the dose in 8 ounces of water. Lemon juice may be added to improve the taste

    adults and children 12 years and over - 2 to 6 level teaspoons (10 to 30 grams) daily

    children 6 to under 12 years - 1 to 2 level teaspoons (5 to 10 grams) daily

    children under 6 years - consult a doctor

    Directions for Soaking

    Directions: Pour 2 cups of Epsom Salt in 1 quart of warm water.  Using a towel, apply solution to the affected area for 15 - 30 minut3es to help relieve the aches and pains of minor spains and bruises.  Repeat as needed.

    As a warm compress:

    Dissolve 1/2 cup or Epsom salt in 1 quart of warm water.  Using a towel, apply solution to the affected area for 15-30 minutes to help relieve the aches and pains of minor sprans and bruises.  Repeat as needed.

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  • Other information

    • magnesium content 495 mg per teaspoon (5 grams)
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  • Adverse reaction section

    "SATISFACTION GUARANTEED

    OR YOUR MONEY BACK."

    Manufactured For Your Military Exchanges

    By: Vi-Jon

    8515 Page Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63114

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  • Package Label

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    EPSOM

    SALT

    MAGNESIUM SULFATE U.S.P.

    MgSO4 - 7H2O

    Saline laxative for relief of

    occasional constipation

    Soaking aid for minor

    sprains and bruises

    Resealable Pouch

    quality

    value

    NET WT 4 LB

    (1.81 kg)

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    EPSOM SALT 
    magnesium sulfate granule, for solution
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:55301-602
    Route of Administration ORAL, TOPICAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    MAGNESIUM SULFATE HEPTAHYDRATE (UNII: SK47B8698T) (MAGNESIUM CATION - UNII:T6V3LHY838) MAGNESIUM SULFATE HEPTAHYDRATE 1 g  in 1 g
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:55301-602-07 1814 g in 1 POUCH; Type 0: Not a Combination Product 12/18/2002
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph not final part334 12/18/2002
    Labeler - Your Military Exchange (001695568)
    Registrant - Vi-Jon (790752542)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    Vi-Jon 790752542 manufacture(55301-602)
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