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Calgest (Cardinal Health)

Available Formats

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TABLET 10 POUCH in 1 BAG (55154-6809-0) > 1 TABLET in 1 POUCH Label Information
TABLET 150 POUCH in 1 CARTON (55154-6809-4) > 1 TABLET in 1 POUCH (55154-6809-6) Label Information

Complete Calgest Information

  • Active Ingredient

    (in each chewable tablet)

    Calcium carbonate 500 mg


  • Purpose

    Antacid


  • Use

    relieves

    • acid indigestion
    • heartburn
    • sour stomach

  • Warnings

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • Kidney stones
    • a calcium-restricted diet

      Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking a prescription drug. Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs.

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

      Keep out of reach of children.


  • Directions

    • chew 1-2 tablets as symptoms occur
    • do not take more than 8 tablets in 24 hours
    • do not use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks

  • Other Information

    • Each tablet contains: calcium 200 mg
    • store at room temperature

  • Inactive Ingredients

    Al-lakes (D&C red #27, D&C yellow #10, FD&C blue #1, FD&C yellow #6), dextrose, flavors, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin


  • Questions or Comments

    Call 1-800-645-2158, Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm ET

    TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING

    NDC 0536-3742-97

    Rugby

    Cal.Gest Antacid

    150 Chewable Tablets


  • Principal Display Panel - Carton

    NDC: 55154-6809-4

    Cal-Gest RAntacid

    500 mg

    (calcium carbonate)

    150 Chewable Tablets

    Repackaged by: Cardinal Health

    Zanesville, OH 43701

    LUC4350286-11210

    carton label

  • Principal Display Panel - Pouch

    Cal-Gest RAntacid

    500 mg

    (calcium carbonate)

    Chewable Tablet

    pouch label

  • Principal Display Panel - Bag

    Cal-GestRAntacid

    500 mg

    Calcium Carbonate

    10 Chewable Tablets

    L4350286-10111

    bag label

  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    CALGEST 
    calgest tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:55154-6809(NDC:0536-4742)
    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
    D&C RED NO. 27 (UNII: 2LRS185U6K)  
    D&C YELLOW NO. 10 (UNII: 35SW5USQ3G)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 (UNII: H77VEI93A8)  
    DEXTROSE (UNII: IY9XDZ35W2)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    MALTODEXTRIN (UNII: 7CVR7L4A2D)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color YELLOW (light) , PINK (light) , GREEN (light) Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 16mm
    Flavor LEMON (LIME,ORANGE,CHERRY) Imprint Code AP;043
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:55154-6809-4 150 in 1 CARTON
    1 NDC:55154-6809-6 1 in 1 POUCH
    2 NDC:55154-6809-0 10 in 1 BAG
    2 1 in 1 POUCH
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph final part331 01/23/1996
    Labeler - Cardinal Health (188557102)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    Cardinal Health 188557102 REPACK(55154-6809)