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Name:Antacid Anti-gas
Category:Over-the-counter (OTC) Marketed Drugs

Drug Facts

ANTACID ANTI-GAS  - aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide and dimethicone suspension 

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Drug Facts

Active Ingredients

Aluminum hydroxide (equivalent to Dried Gel, USP) 200 mg
Magnesium hydroxide 200 mg
Simethicone 20 mg


relieves: • heartburn • sour stomach
• acid indigestion • upset stomach due to these symptoms
• symptoms of gas

Ask a doctor before use if you have

• kidney disease • a magnesium restricted diet

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

presently taking a prescription drug. Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs.

Stop use and ask a doctor if

symptoms last for more than 2 weeks

If pregnant or breast-feeding

ask a health professional before use.

Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children.

In case of accidental overdose, seek professional assistance
or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.


• shake well before use
• do not exceed 24 teaspoons (120 mL) in a 24 hour period or
use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks
• adults and children 12 years of age and older: take 2 to 4
teaspoons (10-20 mL) between meals and at
bedtime or as directed by a doctor
• children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor

Other Information

• do not freeze
• store at room temperature tightly closed
• each teaspoon contains:
potassium 2 mg, magnesium 83 mg

Inactive Ingredients

benzyl alcohol, flavors, glycerin, hydroxyethyl cellulose,
potassium citrate, propylene glycol, purified water, sorbitol

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Antacid Liquid Regular Strength Original

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6 FL OZ (177 ml )

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aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide, demithicone suspension
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:59779-010
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Aluminum Hydroxide (Aluminum Hydroxide) Aluminum Hydroxide 200 mg  in 5 mL
Magnesium Hydroxide (Magnesium Hydroxide) Magnesium Hydroxide 200 mg  in 5 mL
Dimethicone (Dimethicone) Dimethicone 20 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
Benzyl Alcohol  
Potassium Citrate  
Propylene Glycol  
Product Characteristics
Color      Score     
Shape Size
Flavor LEMON (Maalox Type Lemon Flavor) Imprint Code
# Item Code Package Description Multilevel Packaging
1 NDC:59779-010-66 177 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC None

Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
OTC monograph final part331 04/29/2009

Labeler - CVS (062312574)
Registrant - Aaron Industries, Inc. (101896231)
Name Address ID/FEI Operations
Aaron Industries, Inc. 101896231 manufacture, analysis

Revised: 11/2009 CVS

Reproduced with permission of U.S. National Library of Medicine

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