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Milk Of Magnesia Liquid 200ml

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Experience fast, effective relief from indigestion, heartburn, or upset stomach with our Milk Of Magnesia Original 200ml. Made from a trusted formula, this antacid doubles as a laxative to treat constipation. Farewell to discomfort, this liquid suspension never disappoints. Ideal for adults and children aged 6 and above. Explore the easiness and tranquillity that comes with choosing a reliable solution. Experience a healthy, balanced digestive system with Milk Of Magnesia Original 200ml.

How to use
  • Shake the bottle well before each use. A small amount of settling is normal for Milk of Magnesia.
  • For adults and children 12 years and older, the general dosage is 1-2 tablespoons (15-30ml).
  • For children 6-11 years old, the recommended dosage is 1-2 teaspoons (5-10ml).
  • Children under 6 years should only use under medical supervision.
  • Dose can be taken up to 4 times daily, preferably at bedtime or as directed by the doctor.
  • You may drink a full glass of water after taking the medicine for better results.
  • Always use the measuring cap or spoon for correct dosage.
  • Do not exceed the maximum dosage in a 24-hour period.
  • Remember that individual responses can vary, always follow the advice of a healthcare professional if in doubt.
Main Ingredients
  • Magnesium Hydroxide, Sodium Hydrogen Carbonate, Glycerol, Methyl Parahydroxybenzoate, Propyl Parahydroxybenzoate, Peppermint Oil, Purified Water
Side Effects & Cautions
Side Effects:
  • Allergic reactions: Seek immediate medical attention if you experience symptoms like rash, itching, swelling, severe dizziness, or trouble breathing.
  • Electrolyte imbalances: Overuse can lead to high levels of magnesium in the blood, resulting in muscle weakness, slow/irregular heartbeat, or persistent diarrhea.
  • Unsafe for kidney disease patients: Milk of Magnesia may harm those with kidney problems. Consult your doctor before use.
  • Possible laxative dependency: Overuse can lead to dependency for bowel movements.
  • Interactions with other medications: Milk of Magnesia can interact with certain drugs, affecting their absorption. Always inform your doctor about other medications you are taking.
  • Unsuitable for prolonged use: Do not use for more than a week unless directed by your doctor.
  • Note: This list is not exhaustive. Always read the package insert before using any medication.
Cautions:
  • Never exceed the recommended dosage.
  • Not suitable for individuals with kidney disease.
  • Avoid using if you're allergic to any ingredients.
  • Can cause diarrhea, avoid prolonged use.
  • Seek medical advice if pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Not suitable for children under 12 years.
  • Can interact with other medications, consult your doctor before use.
  • Always close the cap tightly to avoid contamination.
  • Do not use if the safety seal is broken.
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