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CALCIUM CARBONATE CHEWABLE ANTACID (Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp)

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TABLET, CHEWABLE 150 TABLET, CHEWABLE in 1 BOTTLE (57896-763-15) Label Information

Complete CALCIUM CARBONATE CHEWABLE ANTACID Information

  • Active ingredient (in each tablet)

    Calcium Carbonate 500 mg


  • Purpose

    Antacid


  • Uses

    • temporarily relieves: acid indigestion, heartburn, sour stomach

  • Warnings

    Ask a doctor before use if you
    have kidney disease
    are taking prescription drugs; antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs

    Stop use and ask a doctor if symptoms last more than 2 weeks.

    When using this product do not use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks

    If pregnant or breast feeding, ask a health professional before use.

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


  • Directions

    do not exceed recommended dose
    adults and children 12 years of age and older: chew 2-4 tablets as symptoms occur
    repeat hourly if symptoms return, or as directed by a physician
    do not take more than 15 tablets in a 24 hour period
    children under 12 years: consult a doctor


  • Other information

    each tablet contains: calcium 200 mg
    store at room temperature
    for institutional use only
    Tamper Evident: Do not use if imprinted seal under cap is missing or broken.


  • Inactive ingredients

    assorted flavors, dextrose, D and C Yellow no. 10 lake, FD and C Blue no. 1 lake, FD and C Red no. 40 lake, FD and C Yellow no. 6 lake, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin. May also contain cellulose, FD and C Yellow no. 5 lake (tartrazine), stearic acid, sugar.


  • Package label

    GERICARE
    NDC 57896-763-15
    CALCIUM CARBONATE
    CHEWABLE ANTACID
    ASSORTED FLAVORS
    compare to active ingredient in TUMS regular strength tablets
    150 Tablets
    500 mg each
    calcium carbonate label


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    CALCIUM CARBONATE CHEWABLE ANTACID 
    calcium carbonate tablet, chewable
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:57896-763
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    CALCIUM CARBONATE (UNII: H0G9379FGK) (CALCIUM CATION - UNII:2M83C4R6ZB, CARBONATE ION - UNII:7UJQ5OPE7D) CALCIUM CARBONATE 500 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    DEXTROSE (UNII: IY9XDZ35W2)  
    MALTODEXTRIN (UNII: 7CVR7L4A2D)  
    D&C YELLOW NO. 10 (UNII: 35SW5USQ3G)  
    FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 (UNII: H77VEI93A8)  
    FD&C RED NO. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color red, green, orange, yellow Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 14mm
    Flavor CHERRY, LIME, ORANGE, LEMON Imprint Code AZ;024
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:57896-763-15 150 in 1 BOTTLE
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph final part331 01/01/2004
    Labeler - Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp (611196254)
    Registrant - Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp (611196254)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp 611196254 repack(57896-763)