Milk of magnesia - Regular Flavoured 500 ml

Milk of Magnesia (antacid and laxative)


Antacid: For the relief of stomach upset. Laxative: For gentle relief of occasional constipation.

Dosage/Directions for use

Antacid: For the relief of stomach upset: Dosage: Adults: 1 to 4 teaspoonfuls (5-20 mL) with a little water after each meal. Laxative: Gentle relief of occasional Constipation: Dosage: Adults: 2 to 4 tablespoonfuls (30-60 mL). Children 6 to 12 years: 1 to 2 tablespoonfuls (15-30 mL). Children 2 to 6 years: 1 teaspoonful to 1 tablespoonful (5-15 mL). Each dose should be followed by a full glass (250 mL or 8 ounces) of water or another liquid. Children under 2 years: Consult a physician. Shake well before use.


Persons suffering from kidney disease or on tetracycline should consult their physician before using this product. Overuse or extended use may cause dependence for bowel function. Do not take for more than two weeks unless directed by a physician. Do not take within 2 hours of another medicine, since the desired effect of that medicine may be reduced. Do not use in presence of fever, nausea, vomiting or abdominal pain. If symptoms persist for more than one week, consult a physician. Keep this product and all medicine out of the reach of children.


Each ml contains: 80 mg of magnesium hydroxide. Nonmedicinal ingredients: potassium sorbate and purified water.


Store between 15-30C.

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