Magnesia Cinfa 14 sobres
Oral suspension in sachets for the treatment of constipation and heartburn
What is magnesia cinfa and what is it used for?
Magnesia Cinfa is a medicine with laxative activity.
It is indicated in the symptomatic treatment of occasional constipation in adults and adolescents from 12 years of age.
You should consult your doctor if it worsens or does not improve after 7 days of treatment.
How to take magnesia cinfa
Always take this medicine exactly as described in this leaflet or as your doctor or pharmacist has told you. If in doubt, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
The recommended dose as a laxative in adults and adolescents over 12 years of age is 1 to 2 sachets a day (2.4 to 4.8 g of magnesium hydroxide), in 1 single dose or divided into 2 doses. Avoid taking the dose before bed or at the last hour.
This medicine is taken orally.
Always take the lowest dose that is effective.
Press the sachet to shake the contents well before taking this medicine.
The dose can be taken directly, although it can also be mixed with water, juices or infusions. It is recommended to take each dose with plenty of liquid (200 ml, a full glass).
It is recommended to drink plenty of fluids during the day.
If it does not improve or symptoms persist after 7 days of continuous treatment, you should consult a doctor.
Since the laxative effect usually manifests between 3 and 6 hours after administration and even before, it is recommended not to take magnesia cinfa at bedtime or late in the day.
If you take more magnesia cinfa than you should:
Symptoms of an overdose are: flushing, thirst, hypotension, nausea, vomiting, general tiredness, confusion, dizziness, blurred vision, lack of coordination, and muscle weakness.
In case of overdose or accidental ingestion, consult your doctor, pharmacist or call the Toxicology Information Service, telephone: 915620420, indicating the medicine and the amount ingested.