Description and Brand Names
Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®
US Brand Name
- Epsom Salt
- Rite Aid First Aid Epsom Salt
Canadian Brand Name
- Mag 2
Magnesium sulfate is used for short-term relief of constipation. It is also used as a soaking solution to relieve minor sprains, bruises, muscle aches or discomfort, joint stiffness or soreness, and tired feet. This medicine is a laxative and soaking solution.
This medicine is available without a prescription.
This product is available in the following dosage forms:
- Powder for Solution
- Powder for Suspension