NDC 60687-429 Milk Of Magnesia Original

Magnesium Hydroxide

NDC Product Code 60687-429

NDC CODE: 60687-429

Proprietary Name: Milk Of Magnesia Original What is the Proprietary Name?
The proprietary name also known as the trade name is the name of the product chosen by the medication labeler for marketing purposes.

Non-Proprietary Name: Magnesium Hydroxide What is the Non-Proprietary Name?
The non-proprietary name is sometimes called the generic name. The generic name usually includes the active ingredient(s) of the product.

Drug Use Information

Drug Use Information
The drug use information is a summary and does NOT have all possible information about this product. This information does not assure that this product is safe, effective, or appropriate. This information is not individual medical advice and does not substitute for the advice of a health care professional. Always ask a health care professional for complete information about this product and your specific health needs.

  • This medication is used for a short time to treat occasional constipation. It is a laxative (osmotic-type) that is thought to work by drawing water into the intestines, an effect that helps to cause movement of the intestines. This medication is also used to treat symptoms caused by too much stomach acid such as heartburn, upset stomach, or indigestion. It is an antacid that works by lowering the amount of acid in the stomach.

NDC Code Structure

  • 60687 - American Health Packaging

NDC 60687-429-76

Package Description: 10 TRAY in 1 CASE > 10 CUP, UNIT-DOSE in 1 TRAY (60687-429-51) > 30 mL in 1 CUP, UNIT-DOSE (60687-429-45)

NDC Product Information

Milk Of Magnesia Original with NDC 60687-429 is a a human over the counter drug product labeled by American Health Packaging. The generic name of Milk Of Magnesia Original is magnesium hydroxide. The product's dosage form is liquid and is administered via oral form.

Labeler Name: American Health Packaging

Dosage Form: Liquid - A dosage form consisting of a pure chemical in its liquid1 state. This dosage form term should not be applied to solutions.

Product Type: Human Otc Drug What kind of product is this?
Indicates the type of product, such as Human Prescription Drug or Human Over the Counter Drug. This data element matches the “Document Type” field of the Structured Product Listing.

Milk Of Magnesia Original Active Ingredient(s)

What is the Active Ingredient(s) List?
This is the active ingredient list. Each ingredient name is the preferred term of the UNII code submitted.


Inactive Ingredient(s)

About the Inactive Ingredient(s)
The inactive ingredients are all the component of a medicinal product OTHER than the active ingredient(s). The acronym "UNII" stands for “Unique Ingredient Identifier” and is used to identify each inactive ingredient present in a product.

  • WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)

Administration Route(s)

What are the Administration Route(s)?
The translation of the route code submitted by the firm, indicating route of administration.

  • Oral - Administration to or by way of the mouth.
  • Oral - Administration to or by way of the mouth.

Product Labeler Information

What is the Labeler Name?
Name of Company corresponding to the labeler code segment of the Product NDC.

Labeler Name: American Health Packaging
Labeler Code: 60687
FDA Application Number: part334 What is the FDA Application Number?
This corresponds to the NDA, ANDA, or BLA number reported by the labeler for products which have the corresponding Marketing Category designated. If the designated Marketing Category is OTC Monograph Final or OTC Monograph Not Final, then the Application number will be the CFR citation corresponding to the appropriate Monograph (e.g. “part 341”). For unapproved drugs, this field will be null.

Marketing Category: OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL - A product marketed pursuant to an Over-the-Counter (OTC) Drug Monograph that is not final. What is the Marketing Category?
Product types are broken down into several potential Marketing Categories, such as NDA/ANDA/BLA, OTC Monograph, or Unapproved Drug. One and only one Marketing Category may be chosen for a product, not all marketing categories are available to all product types. Currently, only final marketed product categories are included. The complete list of codes and translations can be found at www.fda.gov/edrls under Structured Product Labeling Resources.

Start Marketing Date: 09-01-2020 What is the Start Marketing Date?
This is the date that the labeler indicates was the start of its marketing of the drug product.

Listing Expiration Date: 12-31-2021 What is the Listing Expiration Date?
This is the date when the listing record will expire if not updated or certified by the product labeler.

Exclude Flag: N What is the NDC Exclude Flag?
This field indicates whether the product has been removed/excluded from the NDC Directory for failure to respond to FDA’s requests for correction to deficient or non-compliant submissions. Values = ‘Y’ or ‘N’.

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Milk Of Magnesia Original Product Label Images

Milk Of Magnesia Original Product Labeling Information

The product labeling information includes all published material associated to a drug. Product labeling documents include information like generic names, active ingredients, ingredient strength dosage, routes of administration, appearance, usage, warnings, inactive ingredients, etc.

Product Labeling Index

Active Ingredient (In Each 30 Ml Cup)

Magnesium hydroxide 2400 mg


Saline laxative


  • Relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
  • Usually produces bowel movement in 1/2 to 6 hours


  • Ask a doctor before use if you havekidney diseasea magnesium-restricted dietstomach pain, nausea, or vomitinga sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over 14 daysAsk a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
  • Taking a prescription drug.
  • This product may interact with certain prescription drugs.Stop use and ask a doctor ifyou have rectal bleeding or no bowel movement after using this product. These could be signs of a serious condition.you need to use a laxative for more than 1 weekIf pregnant or breast-feeding,
  • Ask a health professional before use.

Otc - Keep Out Of Reach Of Children

Keep out of reach of children.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


  • Shake well before use
  • Do not exceed the maximum recommended daily dose in a 24 hour period
  • 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 older1 unit dose cup (30 mL) to 2 unit dose cups (60 mL)children 6 to 11 years½ unit dose cup (15 mL) to 1 unit dose cup (30 mL)children under 6 yearsask a doctor

Other Information

  • Each 30 mL cup contains: magnesium 1000 mg
  • Store at room temperature and avoid freezingDO NOT USE IF SEAL IS BROKENThis drug product is supplied in 30 ml unit dose cups as:
  • 100 cups (10 x 10) ND 60687-429-76

Inactive Ingredients

Purified water, sodium hypochlorite

Packaging Information

American Health Packaging unit dose cups (see
Other Information section) contain drug product from Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals as follows:

(2400 mg per 30 mL / 100 UD) NDC 60687-429-76 packaged from NDC 57896-649
Distributed by:
American Health Packaging
Columbus, OH 43217

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