Magnesium citrate belongs to a class of medications called osmotic laxatives and purgatives. It works by drawing and retaining water into the large colon. This softens the stool and stimulates the rhythmic movement of the muscles in the colon, leading to a bowel movement. Magnesium citrate is used for the short-term of relief of constipation, and to cleanse the bowels prior to certain procedures, such as a colonoscopy.
Citro-Mag Laxative-Purgative 300mL Citro-Mag Laxative-Purgative 300mL is used as a laxative or purgative or to treat constipation.* Available in 2 flavours: Cherry and Lemon Lime. Directions: Laxative; Adults: 1/4 to 1/2 bottle. Purgative and...