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Magnesium Citrate


Treats constipation, and empties the bowel before surgery or other medical procedures.

Brand Names

Citrate Of Magnesia
Dulcolax Bowel Cleansing Kit
Medicine Shoppe Magnesium Citrate
Swan Citroma
Fleet Prep Kit LS

When You Should Not Take The Medication

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to a laxative product of this type, or if you have heart block or severe kidney disease.

How To Store And Dispose Of This Medicine

Store the medicine at room temperature in a closed container, away from heat, moisture, and direct light. Do not freeze.

Keep all medicine out of the reach of children and never share your medicine with anyone.

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
Confusion, weakness, irregular heartbeat, shortness of breath
Lightheadedness or fainting
Severe diarrhea

If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
Mild diarrhea or stomach pain

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor.