Citro-Mag® - Cherry
Citro-Mag® - Cherry
- Cherry-flavoured Citro-Mag® is a laxative-purgative.
- Bottle 300 mL
Dosage/Directions for Use
LAXATIVE: Adults: 1/4 to 1/2 bottle.
PURGATIVE AND PREPARATION FOR RADIOGRAPHY:
Adults: 1 bottle.
Children: 12.5 kg (27.5 lb) 60 mL, 25 kg (55 lb) 100 mL, 30 kg (66 lb) 150 mL, 35 kg (77 lb) 200 mL.
Important: Drink a 250-mL glass of water each hour for 4 to 6 hours before and 3 hours after taking Citro-Mag®.
Store this product at room temperature.
KEEP OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.
Each 300 mL of this oral solution contains: 15 g of magnesium citrate anhydrous.
Non-medicinal ingredients: Artificial and natural flavouring, purified water, sodium benzoate, sodium bicarbonate and sorbitol.
Do not use if seal is broken.
Use only as directed.
Do not use in the presence of undiagnosed abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting.
Rectal bleeding or failure to respond may indicate a serious condition. Consult a physician.
Persons on a low-sodium diet or who have impaired renal function should avoid use of this product unless directed by a physician.
Use of the product may result in abdominal cramping or nausea.
Repeated or prolonged use may result in habituation or dependence on laxatives for bodily function. Do not take any type of laxative for more than one (1) week, unless your physician has ordered a special schedule for you.
A laxative should not be taken within two (2) hours of another medicine because the desired effect of the other medicine may be reduced.
This preparation should only be used as a purgative upon the recommendation of a physician when preparing the patient for a medical procedure necessitating a clear colon.
Note: Occasional presence of white precipitation at bottom of solution does not alter potency of product.
All information about raw materials and / or allergen information for Teva Canada’s products is obtained from our suppliers and/or third party affiliates and is based on their records.
Please be advised that the Medical Information department is not always notified of change in third party affiliates and / or change in suppliers of the excipients that may occur over time, and all information provided herein is based on our last current records.
"Latex" – refers to NATURAL RUBBER LATEX. We cannot guarantee that there is no latex in the outer packaging or that the medication or packaging haven’t come into contact with latex at any point during the manufacturing process, however this is very unlikely due to the strict GMP procedures that are in place in all of our manufacturing facilities. Employees in the manufacturing and / or packaging facilities may be wearing latex gloves