Phillips' Milk of Magnesia Description from Bayer Healthcare
#1 Doctor Recommended Milk of Magnesia
-Works with your body's natural process
-to gently relieve constipation
Magnesium hydroxide, flavor, mineral oil, purified water, saccharin sodium, sodium hypochlorite.
-do not exceed the maximum recommended daily dose in a 24 hour period
-shake well before use
-dose may be taken once a day preferably at bedtime, in divided doses, or as directed by a doctor. Drink a full glass (8 oz) of liquid with each dose.
Adults and children 12 years and older: 2 to 4 tablespoonsful
Children 6 to 11 years: 1 to 2 tablespoonsful
Children under 6 years: ask a doctor
Ask a doctor before use if you have kidney disease, a magnesium-restricted diet, stomach pain, nausea, or vomiting, a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over 14 days.