How long does it take to work?
Milk of magnesia should work within 30 minutes – 6 hours.
What does the product do to the body?
It works by causing water to be retained with the stool. This increases the number of bowel movements and softens the stool so it is easier to pass.
Is it better to take the product before or after a meal?
This can be taken before and after a meal.
How long do I have to take it for?
This should be taken for no more than 7 days. If symptoms persists, consult your doctor before further usage.
Can I take the product with other medications?
Consult with your trusted health professional before using this product with any medications.
Can this be bought over the counter?
Shake well before use. Dose may be taken once a day preferably at bedtime in divided doses or as directed by the doctor.
Drink a full glass of water with each dose.
Adults and Children 12 yrs and older: Take 2-4 tablespoons. Children 6-11 yrs: Take 1-2 Tablespoons. Do not take more than maximum recommended dose in a 24 hours period. Consult with your doctor for children under 6 years before use.
Consult with your physician if you have kidney disease before using this product.
Consult with your doctor if you are on a magnesium restricted diet before use.
Stop using this product and consult with your doctor if you have: rectal bleeding or no bowel movements.
Consult with your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding before use.
Consult with your doctor if you are taking prescription drugs as they may interact with this product.