Label: EPSOM SALT- magnesium sulfate granule

  • NDC Code(s): 56062-952-07, 56062-952-43
  • Packager: Publix Super Markets, Inc.,
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

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Drug Label Information

Updated August 11, 2021

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  • Active ingredient

    Magnesium sulfate USP (heptahydrate) 100%

  • Purpose

    Saline Laxative

  • Uses

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

  • WARNINGS

    Warnings

  • Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • 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
  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Directions

    •do not exceed recommended daily dosage
    •drink a full glass (8 ounces) of liquid 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

  • Keep out of rech of children.

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

  • Other information

    •each teaspoon (5 grams) contains: magnesium 495 mg

  • Guaranteed Analysis

    Magnesium (Mg) .........................................9.8% - 9.8% Soluble Magnesium (Mg)
    Sulfur (S)......................................................12.9% - 12.9% Combined Sulfur (S)
    Derived from: magnesium sulfate
    F-1253

    Information regarding the contents and levels of metals in this product is available on the Internet at:
    http.//agr.wa.gov
    GUARANTEED BY: Vi-Jon, LLC
    8515 Page Ave.
    St. Louis, MO 63114

  • SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION

    Tamper evident Packaging:
    Caution: This package has been sealed for your protection. Do not use if package is open, torn or mutilated.

    For external use as a soaking aid for minor sprains and bruises
    Directions: Dissolve 2 cupfuls of tis product per gallon of water. Apply with bandages
    or toweling for 30 minutes up to three times a day, or use as a soak or in bath.
    Use warm water for best results.
    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.

    Directions for use (fertilizer)
    for use as a fertilizer apply at the following rates:

    Lawns:
    Apply at a rate of 1/2 pound per one thousand square feet of lawn.

    For use as a plant food supplement apply at the following rates:
    Tomatoes,Roses - One teaspoon per foot plant height every two weeks.
    Evergreens, Azaleas, Rhododendrons- apply one tablespoon per nine sq. ft. (3' x 3') over the root zone every two to for weeks.
    Garden Plants and Shrubbery - Sprinkle 2 tablespoons around the base of each plant.
    Trees - Apply two tablespoons per nine sq. ft. (3' x3') over root zone once every four months.
    Garden Startup - Sprinkle approximately one cup per 100 sq. ft. (10' x 10') and mix ito soil prior to planting.
    Houseplants - Mix one teaspoon per gallon of water and feed to plants every one to four weeks.
    For quicker results water plants after applying this product.

    DISTRIBUTED BY PUBLIX SUPER MARKETS, INC.,

    3300 PUBLIX CORPORATE PARKWAY

    LAKELAND, FL 33811   publix.com

  • principal display panel

    Publix epsom salt

    MAGNESIUM SULFATE U.S.P.

    saline laxative for relief of occasional constipation

    soaking aid for minor sprains and bruises

    plant food supplement for bigger, more vigorous plants

    NET WT 16 OZ (1 LB) 454 g

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    EPSOM SALT 
    magnesium sulfate granule
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:56062-952
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    MAGNESIUM SULFATE HEPTAHYDRATE (UNII: SK47B8698T) (MAGNESIUM CATION - UNII:T6V3LHY838) MAGNESIUM SULFATE HEPTAHYDRATE1 g  in 1 g
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:56062-952-071814 g in 1 POUCH; Type 0: Not a Combination Product07/03/2013
    2NDC:56062-952-43454 g in 1 POUCH; Type 0: Not a Combination Product07/03/2013
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC monograph not finalpart33407/03/2013
    Labeler - Publix Super Markets, Inc., (006922009)
    Registrant - Vi-Jon, LLC (790752542)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    Vi-Jon790752542manufacture(56062-952)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    Vi-Jon, LLC088520668manufacture(56062-952)