Label: MAGNESIUM CITRATE CHERRY- magnesium citrate liquid

  • NDC Code(s): 55312-326-10
  • Packager: Western Family Foods, Inc.
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

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Drug Label Information

Updated December 28, 2018

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  • Active ingredient

    Magnesium citrate 1.745g per fl. oz.

  • Purpose

    Saline laxative

  • Uses

    • relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
    • generally produces bowel movement in 1/2 to 6 hours
  • Warnings

    Do not use

     laxative products for longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • kidney disease
    • a magnesium restricted diet
    • a sodium restricted diet
    • stomach pain, nausea or vomiting
    • noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts more than 1 week

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you

    are presently taking a prescription drug.

    When using this product

    do not exceed the maximum recommended daily dosage in a 24 hour period.

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    you have rectal bleeding or no bowel movement after use. These could be signs of a serious condition

    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 (1-800-222-1222) right away.

  • Directions

    Adults and children 12 years of age and older1/2 to 1 bottle (1Bottle). Drink a full 8 oz glass of liquid with each dose.The dose may be taken as a single daily dose or in divded doses. 
     children 6 to 11 years of age 1/3 to 1/2 bottles with a full 8 oz glass of liquid
     children under 6 years of age  consult a doctor
  • Other information

    • each fliud ounce contains: magnesium 282mg, sodium 37 mg
    • store between 46-86ºF (8-30ºC). Do not refrigerate.
    • protect from excessive heat and freezing
    • discard unused product within 24 hours of opening bottle
  • Inactive ingredients

    citric acid, flavors, purified water, FD&Cred 40, saccharin sodium, sodium bicarbonate

  • Principal Display Panel

    Magnesium Citrate

    Saline Laxative

    Oral Solution

    Cherry

    FL OZ (mL)

    TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF THE BREAKAWAY BAND ON CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING.

    Proudly Distributed by Western Family Foods, Inc.

    P.O. Box 4057, Portland, OR 97208

    U.S.A.

    www.westernfamily.com

  • Package Label

     Magnesium Citrate 1.745g per fl. oz.

    Western Family Magnesium Citrate

  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    MAGNESIUM CITRATE  CHERRY
    magnesium citrate liquid
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55312-326
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    MAGNESIUM CITRATE (UNII: RHO26O1T9V) (MAGNESIUM CATION - UNII:T6V3LHY838) MAGNESIUM CITRATE1.745 g  in 29.6 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID (UNII: XF417D3PSL)  
    WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    SACCHARIN SODIUM (UNII: SB8ZUX40TY)  
    FD&C RED NO. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
    SODIUM BICARBONATE (UNII: 8MDF5V39QO)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color    Score    
    ShapeSize
    FlavorCHERRYImprint Code
    Contains    
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:55312-326-10296 mL in 1 BOTTLE, GLASS; Type 0: Not a Combination Product06/30/201512/31/2022
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33406/30/201512/31/2022
    Labeler - Western Family Foods, Inc. (192166072)